TNT Express inks MMGF deal

TNT Express has won the regional spare parts distribution contract from Mitsubishi Motor. Mitsubishi Motor Parts Sales of Gulf FZE (MMGF), the sole and exclusive importer of Mitsubishi Motors in the region. TNT was selected for its high service levels and its excellent ‘Day Definite’ road network," said Yasunori Koyanagi, manager, MMGF. "Another determining factor […]


TNT Express has won the regional spare parts distribution contract from Mitsubishi Motor. Mitsubishi Motor Parts Sales of Gulf FZE (MMGF), the sole and exclusive importer of Mitsubishi Motors in the region.

TNT was selected for its high service levels and its excellent ‘Day Definite’ road network," said Yasunori Koyanagi, manager, MMGF.

"Another determining factor was its speed of delivery to our key markets including Jeddah and Kuwait." Under the contract, TNT will be responsible for MMGF’s vehicle off the road (VOR) deliveries, emergency orders and stock distribution requirements into the GCC, Levant and Egypt via its Middle East Road Network (MERN).

Apart from its day definite transit times, TNT’s MERN also includes full track and trace technology, door-todoor delivery, one price for imports and exports, 24/7 customer service, GPS tracking and cost effective prices on heavy weight consignments.

"We are confident of meeting MMGF’s requirements because our economy express delivery system offers automotive customers a robust solution, it’s the fastest road growing option in the lower and middle Gulf countries," said Chris Collins, key account manager ¨C UAE, TNT Express.

TNT recently launched a new trucking service to Jordan from Bahrain and to Egypt from the UAE. Its other MERN destinations include Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Iran.