FedEx Confirms Investment in Honudras

With an investment of $25 million the multinational will build a logistics park in Valle de Amarateca, together with company Gutiérrez Logistics.

Thursday, December 8, 2011

In an area spanning 70 hectares, the logistics center will feature complete services, container parking, security systems, fiber optics, banks and even a health center.

In the first phase approximately one hundred lots will be available with areas ranging from 2,500 to 3,500 square meters up to 14,000 square meters with direct access from C-A5 highway that connects Tegucigalpa with San Pedro Sula.

"The consortium reported that the project sponsor will provide design services and construction of warehouses, according to the requirements, for companies wishing to buy lots", reported Latribuna.hn.



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Panama as a Distribution Hub for Chinese Products

December 2016

The Asian country believes that the improvement in the country's logistical conditions as a result of the Canal expansion, represents an opportunity to set up a distribution platform geared towards Latin America.

"... 'Panama already serves as a bridge, or as a window for the transit of Chinese goods into Latin America, and I think with the logistics development in Panama this role will increase more and will be made more use of by Chinese enterprises'" said the permanent representative at the Office of Chinese-Panamanian Business Development, Wang Weihua, according to Laestrella.com.pa.

$5 million Investment in Logistics

March 2015

Yobel Supply Chain Management is looking for a plot in western San José to build facilities for concentrating its offices in one place and a distribution and a latest generation logistics center.

The Peruvian logistics giant is planning, for 2017, to concentrate its operations in Costa Rica, which is currently developed at two separate facilities.

$4 Million Investment in Logistics Center in Panama

March 2009

Ricardo Pérez S.A., a distributor for Toyota, Daihatsu and Hino, is building a logistics center with advice from the Toyota Corporation.

The logistics center, located near the Pacific and Atlantic ports, will open in May.

Fernando Miranda, vice president of post-sales for Ricardo Perez S.A., explained the advantages of the center to La Estrella de Panama: "This project brings efficiency and agility in customer dispatch, reducing time and cost." It will allow the company to “reduce the time between port arrival and placement of the products for sale from 5 to 2 ½ days."

Panama gives green light to Caterpillar contract

May 2008

Panama's comptroller-general ratified a contract between Caterpillar Latin America, the Finance Ministry and the Agency for Panama-Pacific Special Economic Area.

Under the contract, US-based Caterpillar acquired two building lots in Howard for a total of US$6.75 million. Caterpillar plans to build a laboratory on one of the lots for lubricants for machinery made by its subsidiaries, as well as a training center and a showroom for its construction equipment.

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