Fracht has opened its first office in Mexico with the takeover of Valmik Logistics Mexico.

Located in Mexico City, the office will operate as Fracht Logistics Mexico.

Karina Lerma, who founded Valmik Logistics Mexico in 2020, will head up the office. She has extensive logistics and supply chain experience, having held managerial roles at Panalpina Monterrey, Kuehne + Nagel, and C-Logistics Mexico.

Fracht said: “With her extensive knowledge of the Mexican forwarding and logistics market, combined with her and her team’s focus on operational excellence, we will have a competent and quality-driven set-up in this important developing country.”