Dachser Far East recorded strong turnover of US$283 million in its 2012 financial year, up 9.7 percent from US$258 million a year earlier. Total shipments reached 216,100, including air freight and sea freight.
“Overall, we are very pleased that we have increased our turnover in a challenging year affected by the eurozone crisis and also a slowdown in volumes. It demonstrates how robust our business is in the Far East, we have an excellent platform to continue our growth strategy in 2013,” said Edoardo Podestá, managing director of Dachser Far East Ltd.
Dachser Far East Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Dachser Group, headquartered in Kempten, Germany. The company offers services such as freight forwarding by air and sea, trucking, warehousing and contract logistics in the Far East, with its regional head office in Hong Kong.