FedEx International First Service Connects Asia Pacific Businesses to More Markets

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp and the world’s largest express transportation company, helps Asia Pacific businesses connect to global opportunities faster with 14 new Asia-Pacific origin markets for FedEx International First to the U.S. and Canada, bringing the total to 25 Asia-Pacific origin markets. As the fastest option within the FedEx international network, […]

UPS finds great opportunity for B2B in Asia-Pacific region

UPS Shenzen China

UPS released the results of its 2019 UPS Industrial Buying Dynamics Asia Pacific Study, which finds B2B buyers in the region doing much of their purchasing online, and at the same time relying heavily on offline relationships and seeking out solid after-sales service. The study, which surveyed more than 3,100 industrial purchasers globally, including 600 […]

UPS enhances Asia trade connectivity with service and capacity upgrades

UPS 747 Flying over Ocean

UPS has revealed service enhancements across the Asia-Pacific region which impacts almost 1.4 million postal codes in 41 countries and territories, enabling worldwide connectivity for over 22 million businesses. “At the root of the investments in our Smart Logistics Network is a simple desire to make global commerce easier for Asian businesses—because when they grow, […]

FedEx acquires Manton to expand services in Asia Pacific region

FedEx announced it has agreed to acquire Manton Air-Sea Pty Ltd, a leading provider of logistics services, including freight forwarding and customs brokerage solutions. Manton’s capabilities complement and expand the FedEx portfolio of offerings essential to the rapidly growing global commerce landscape. The acquisition is expected to close later this year and is subject to […]

The Asia Pacific Region is a Thriving Market for eCommerce

Omni-channel disruptor SEKO Logistics says European retailers should start expanding their eCommerce market to the Asia Pacific region as Asia and Australasia collectively have the biggest eCommerce growth market globally. “The U.S. is a mature market and Asia is starting to see shifts in buying behavior… There is a misconception that [the] Asia Pacific is […]