Home / / Expeditors International appoints Expelogix as Exclusive Agent in Sri Lanka

Expeditors International appoints Expelogix as Exclusive Agent in Sri Lanka

Comments / 1798 Views / Thursday, 21 June 2012 01:55

Expelogix (Pvt) Ltd., a newly established company, is to take over operations as the exclusive agent in Sri Lanka for Expeditors International of Washington Inc. a Fortune 500 global logistics company headquartered in Seattle, Washington DC.

The appointment, effective 1 July, will result in the transfer of operations from Expeditors Lanka (Pvt) Ltd., to Expelogix from Monday 2 July, an announcement from the company said.
The new company will continue to operate from the current Expeditors Lanka premises at Level 15, East Tower, World Trade Centre, Colombo, ensuring a seamless integration of the two entities to enable customers to enjoy uninterrupted services, the announcement said.
“We are proud to represent a global specialist of the calibre of Expeditors Intern-ational,” said Expelogix CEO Ibrahim Saleem. “We look forward to servicing their existing client base while expanding the Expeditors business footprint in Sri Lanka.”
Offering a wide spectrum of services including air and ocean freight consolidation and forwarding, vendor consolidation, customs clearance, cargo insurance, distribution and other value added logistics services, Expeditors employs over 13,000 trained professionals in a worldwide network of over 250 locations across six continents.
Saleem said Expelogix will continue to forge ahead with the dynamic team currently at Expeditors Lanka and will strongly focus on superior customer service, exceptional quality levels and ensure expectations are exceeded at all times.   The new company will offer the full range of supply chain management and freight forwarding services of Expeditors International, with cutting edge IT systems to deliver the superior service enjoyed by Expeditors customers globally, he added.

Share This Article


Today's Columnists

What is a Social Market Economy?

7 October 2015

In the last decade the EU has drifted away from Ordnungspolitik, and European competitiveness has declined significantly     The UNP has appropriated “Social Market Economy” as the label for i...

Embrace tuition to empower teachers?

7 October 2015

   Schools and teachers function in an extremely competitive environment where every parent aspires for the best for their children and the best is measured by success at examinations       ...

Caesarean Republicanism: The silence of the lambs?

7 October 2015

  Shall the taxpayer have to see and bear a reinstitution of the lionising of local politicos that was par for the course under the previous Caesars?     A funny thing happened on the way to the UNGA for...

Tourism is a “masala tea”

6 October 2015

We sat in the newly-opened restaurant, styling itself on the trendy Indian fast food concept, quick, clean and easy on the purse. My companion wanted a typical vegetarian meal – “the kind of meal they used to serve at Greenlands,&rdquo...

Columnists More