Logistics Plus expands footprint in East Africa

Logistics Plus expands footprint in East Africa

Nov 07, 2016: Logistics Plus, a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, has expanded its presence in East Africa with four new locations in Nairobi and Mombasa, Kenya; Kampala, Uganda; and Juba, South Sudan. The expansion will allow the company to provide additional logistics and warehousing solutions in Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and throughout the entire East Africa corridor, including Burundi, Tanzania, Somalia, and eastern DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo). The highlighted capabilities include: largest fleet of 1,300 trucks in East Africa, all fitted with tracking devices for real-time positioning; customs clearance licenses in all countries; 90,000 square feet of warehousing space in Nairobi; licenses to operate its own airplanes. “These expanded capabilities in East Africa provide a nice complement to our already extensive presence in northern Africa and the Middle East,” said Jim Berlin, founder and CEO of Logistics Plus. “The East Africa Community is an integral part of the African economy. Lin Siew Hua, our director of operations and business development for the Middle East and Africa, and her entire team, have been doing a great job representing and expanding the Logistics Plus banner and our trademark services to these important and developing areas of the world.”

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