Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Another Freight Sales Office in the Subcontinent for Logistics Group

Logwin Continues Expansion in India
Shipping News Feature

INDIA – Air and ocean freight and logistics providers Logwin has announced the opening of its new sales office in Ahmedabad, India. The company hopes that the new office will help expand its business in the textile sector by providing a range of freight and logistics services for local and international shippers. There is also the opportunity for Logwin to deliver logistics services to meet growing consumer demand for imported high-value goods and the company also aiming to secure new business in the machinery, pharmaceuticals and chemicals sector. Vijay Nair, Country Director of Logwin in India said:

“We have selected an office location conveniently located in the heart of the city’s booming commercial sector and close to many of our prospective customers. The new sales office will mean that we can build our customer base in this economically vibrant city. We have the in-country expertise across a range of industries to deliver world class logistics services locally. Through our international air and ocean freight network, we can support the growing number of local exporters and importers who access new markets in Europe and around the world.”

The new Logwin sales office, in the state of Gujarat, is managed by Anup Ramdas, Branch Manager of Mumbai and western India, which also includes Pune and someone who has many years of experience in management and in the freight and logistics sector in India. Ahmedabad was ranked as the third fastest growing city in the world in 2010 by Forbes magazine and Gujarat, with a population of 60 million people, has some of the largest businesses in India. Major industries include textiles, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, cement, oil refineries and chemicals.