DHL CONFERRED TWO AWARDS AT THE 2017 ASIAN FREIGHT, LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN AWARDS

Press Release: Singapore 06/30/2017

  • DHL clinches Best Express Operator for the 28th time, as well as Best Logistics Service Provider - Project Cargo

DHL, the world's leading logistics company, was conferred two prestigious awards at the 2017 Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain Awards (AFLAS). The awards for Best Express Operator and Best Logistics Service Provider - Project Cargo were presented to DHL at a ceremony held yesterday at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre in Singapore.

The wins are testament to DHL's continued leadership in integrated logistics, a result of the company's focus on continuous improvement and investments in the Asia Pacific region.

Ken Lee, Chief Executive Officer of DHL Express Asia Pacific said, "Winning the Best Express Operator award speaks volumes of the trust which our customers have in us, as we continue to strengthen our network in the region to better serve their business needs. Our recent infrastructural investments such as the South Asia Hub in Singapore have allowed us to add more network flights in and out of the country to better meet our customers' needs. We will continue to pursue even higher standards in our service excellence and help our customers be more successful."

"As the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, we are at the forefront of the logistics industry amidst a challenging and highly competitive environment," said Kelvin Leung, Chief Executive Officer, DHL Global Forwarding Asia Pacific. "Winning the Best Logistics Service Provider - Project Cargo award further demonstrates our customers' confidence and trust in our services. We will continue to offer innovative and flexible logistics solutions and foster better trade connectivity in order to facilitate more business opportunities for our customers."

The AFLAS Awards is organized by Asia Cargo News to honor the respective winning organizations for demonstrating leadership as well as consistency in service quality, innovation, customer relationship management and reliability. The Awards is the only Asian logistics awards to be decided by customer votes alone, earning them a reputation as a bellwether for customer sentiment in the logistics industry.