FedEx Trade Networks opens Delhi office

FedEx Trade Network s , the international air and ocean freight forwarding subsidiary of FedEx Corp. has announced that it has opened freight forwarding operations in Delhi, India, as well as European offices in Le Havre, France; Barcelona, Spain; Bratislava, Slovakia; and Istanbul, Turkey. The office in Delhi is the third FedEx Trade Networks office […]


FedEx Trade Network s , the international air and ocean freight forwarding subsidiary of FedEx Corp. has announced that it has opened freight forwarding operations in Delhi, India, as well as European offices in Le Havre, France; Barcelona, Spain; Bratislava, Slovakia; and Istanbul, Turkey. The office in Delhi is the third FedEx Trade Networks office to open in India, with existing offices in Mumbai and Chennai. “Delhi International Airport is India’s second largest airport in terms of cargo traffic,” said Rajat Khosla, FedEx Trade Networks country manager of India. “It also serves as the gateway to the industrial areas of Northern India, which is home to a variety of industries, including automotive, high-tech, pharmaceuticals, leather goods, and apparel and textiles, among many others. This presents a great opportunity for FedEx Trade Networks as a global freight forwarder.” Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport is scheduled to open an integrated cargo terminal by March 2013 and air cargo volume is expected to increase to approximately one million tonnes annually. As part of an aggressive global expansion plan, FedEx Trade Networks has opened a total of 38 new offices across the globe since 2008, in addition to its more than 70 locations in the US and Canada. Its Asian locations include: Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the Chinese cities of Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Qingdao, Tianjin, Xiamen, Dalian and Ningbo. The company also has a representative office in Vietnam.