DTDC opens up new gateways in Bangladesh

Mumbai [India], Dec.20 : DTDC Express Limited, India's leading logistics solutions provider along with its strategic partner DPD Group, has further strengthened its presence globally by launching its operations in Bangladesh in collaboration with Galaxy Express.

With this collaboration, DTDC will introduce international standards of delivery service in the region.

According to a recent study, Bangladesh will record 72 percent growth a year in e-commerce transactions in the coming days.

To meet the growing demand of the country's ecommerce trade, DTDC will also look at bringing its eCommerce Expertise such as ePortal, eParcel, eFulfiment and cross border eCommerce business to Bangladesh.

Senior executives of DTDC and DPD, including Mr. Subhashish Chakraborty, CMD of DTDC, Mr. Pranab Shah Director at DTDC and Mr. Suresh Bansal, Director and Head of International Business at DTDC, were present at the official launching ceremony recently.

Speaking on the occasion Mr. Subhasish Chakraborty, DTDC said, "Over the years, we've invested significantly to bolster our network and services in around the globe.

Our collaboration with Galaxy Express is the most recent in a series of global network addition, and a strategic step to expand our presence in Indian subcontinent.

Speaking on the occasion Mr. Ahmed Yusuf Walid, Managing Director - Galaxy Express Ltd said, "International trade via imports and exports are the lifeline to develop the economy of Bangladesh which is registering a continuous healthy growth.

We at Galaxy Express are proud to associate with DTDC to facilitate trade for local businesses via DTDC's international network that connects to over 10,000 locations across the globe." DTDC owns the largest parcel delivery network in India and has a direct presence in 20 countries and with its strategic partnership with DPD Group, it has expanded its business network in over 220 countries.

DPD Group today is one of Europe's leading parcel delivery services delivering more than 3.6 million parcels every day in 230 countries.

DPD Group, owned by GEOPOST, a subsidiary of La Poste, France, is an international network bringing together renowned brands like DPD, Chronopost, SEUR and Interlink Express.

Source: ANI