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Agility roars in Lion city

April 27 - Agility has established an Asia Pacific HQ in Singapore and opened another RDC in the Lion City, strengthening its presence and providing a platform for further growth in the region.

April 27 -  Wolfgang Hollermann, Agility CEO, Asia Pacific says that Singapore is the established logistics hub for Asia and the leading global shipping centre in the region which Agility is acknowledging by establishing part of its Asia Pacific headquarters in the city state.

One of the world's largest third party logistics providers, Agility has a strong portfolio of specialised logistics services, including Project Logistics, and has indicated that key target industries in Singapore include the Industrial, Chemicals, as well as Oil and Gas sectors, which all have significant project logistics requirements. 

Tarek Sultan, chairman and managing director of Agility said: "Singapore's excellent connectivity and operating environment provides us an ideal platform to manage our growing regional presence. 

The new Asia Pacific regional HQ will consolidate many of the regional and global management teams for business units such as Logistics, Operations and Transformation, Fairs and Events, IT, Project Logistics, Chemicals, and the Oil and Gas sector.

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