DHL Express opens service centre in Madurai
DHL Express has opened its ninth facility in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Located on Theni Main Road, the 5000 sqft, state-of-the-art facility will cater to the areas of Madurai, Virudhunagar and Sivakasi. Its strategic location allows easy access between Madurai and DHL Express’ Bengaluru gateway, benefiting customers by saving at least one to two days on overall shipment transit time.
RS Subramanian, Country Manager, DHL Express India, said, “With Madurai evolving as a prominent trade hub for numerous industries, DHL’s investment will help the growth of international trade from this cluster. Our new service center reinforces our ongoing commitment towards the thriving business community in Tamil Nadu and provides significant service improvement for customers. We remain focused on being a key trade facilitator for small and medium enterprises, making it easy for them to do business globally.” Madurai is emerging as a leading rubber manufacturing hub with approximately 6000 medium, small and medium enterprises operating within this sector. The city is also home to many textile companies, which is one of the traditionally well-developed sectors in Tamil Nadu. Additionally, Sivakasi is a well-known commercial printing hub, while Virudhunagar is renowned for its expertise in weaving.