DHL shipments grows 19% in Panama

Total shipments by DHL Express Panama grew 19% in September when compared to the same months last year.

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

With regard to inter-annual variation, the movement of goods was 6% higher than in the previous period.
The German multinational company, which has its main hub for Latin America in Panama, is expecting sales to grow by 20% by the end of the year, Sandra Miro, Manger of DHL Express Panama, pointed out.

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The purpose is to provide PyMEs (small- and medium-sized businesses) the information and resources necessary to grow on a global scale.

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"It is key for DHL to continuously invest in strengthening our global network.

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Founded in 1931 with one single-engine Stinson plane, TACA Cargo offers specialized cargo and courier services. Eighty years later we bridge the Three Americas serving customers at 42 destinations in 22 countries in North, Central, South America and the Caribbean, including flights to Toronto, Canada and nine major U.S. cities. Among our destinations are New York, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Buenos Aires, Santiago de Chile, Sao Paulo, Lima, Quito, Bogota, Caracas, and Santo Domingo.
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