FedEx,the world’s largest express transportation company,yesterday announced
the completion of its warehouse expansion at Guadalajara International Airport
Measured by GDP,Guadalajara is one of the 10 largest
cities in Latin America. The newly upgraded facilities will provide better
express transport to industries in the area such as electronics,textiles and
Owners of Mexican Riviera real estate - one of the
fastest growing markets for overseas investors - will also be able to take
advantage of the new facilities for the faster sending and receiving of
shipments and packages to and from home.
Michael L. Ducker,executive
vice president,International at FedEx Express,said,“These substantial network
expansions are well-timed. As an economic recovery begins to take hold around
the world,FedEx is well-positioned to connect our customers to opportunities in
the global marketplace."
The storage space has almost been doubled from
42,657 square feet (3,963 sqm) to 84,711 square feet (7,870 sqm) and is a
“bonded warehouse”,meaning it can legally store goods on which the duties are
FedEx said the facilities offer better custom clearance services
and a greater capacity for shipment processing. They will support shipping
internationally or domestically for businesses of any size and the warehouse
forms a hub allowing access to 10 Mexican states.
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