UPS opens new contract logistics facility in Thailand

The new facility offers integrated services to Seagate Technology customers.

Amphur Sungnoen contract logistics facility Edmund Lo Korat plant Seagate Thailand UPS

UPS announced the opening of its newest contract logistics facility in Amphur Sungnoen, Nakhonratchasima Province. The facility is dedicated to Seagate Technology and offers small package delivery, freight and contract logistics services, and technology solutions that together demonstrate the value of a fully integrated logistics solution.

Situated next to Seagate’s Korat plant, the facility is a contract logistics warehouse that will operate around the clock and double its existing storage capacity. Designed to operate as a one-stop service point for Seagate, their customers and suppliers, it is equipped with a UPS warehouse management system to ensure Seagate’s production lines operate efficiently. Beyond Thailand, UPS currently manages contract logistics services for Seagate throughout Asia, with major operations in Singapore and China.

“This facility is fully operated by UPS and is a testament to our long-term commitment to supporting growth in the region,” said Edmund Lo, managing director of UPS Thailand. “As a strategic business enabler, we will continue to leverage our global logistics expertise and network to help companies – like Seagate – trade in a global marketplace for business success.”

Piangruetai Sivaratana, vice president of Korat Operations, Seagate Technology (Thailand) Ltd. said, “Flexibility is a key of hard disk drive business and the demand is changing rapidly. This facility will support our business activities by simplifying global trade movements and optimising supply chain efficiency to meet the needs of our global customers.”