A.P. Moller – Maersk (Maersk) has inaugurated its new Integrated Logistics Park at Port Qasim, Pakistan.
With six purpose-built sheds, the new facility makes Maersk the country’s largest logistics and warehousing provider, with a total footprint of more than 1.3 million square feet across seven cities.
The 560,000 square feet Integrated Logistics Park will act as a warehouse, including a consolidation and fulfilment centre and cold storage.
This facility will cater to storage requirements of cargo from retail & lifestyle, Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), automotive and technology sectors.
It comes equipped with modern Warehouse Management Systems.
Maersk has made the investment building on increasing demand for enhanced integrated logistics solutions originated from strained global supply chains.
“At Maersk, our purpose is to improve life for all by integrating the world,” said Hasan Faraz, Managing Director, Maersk Pakistan.
“With our state-of-the-art Integrated Logistics Park, we want to ensure that we play an important role in connecting and simplifying the supply chains for importers, exporters and traders of Pakistan.”
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