Kuehne + Nagel opens office in Myanmar
The Swiss service provider Kuehne + Nagel opened an office in Myanmar at the beginning of April, thereby further strengthening its presence in the Asia-Pacific region. The new facility is located in Yangon (Rangoon), in the vicinity of the country’s major sea- and airports. The company offers comprehensive forwarding services by sea and air, warehousing, overland transportation and customs brokerage. Myanmar, an emerging market with increasing international trades with Europe, the USA, and the rest of Asia, has a population of about 60 million. The country is rich in natural resources and is a key exporter of agricultural goods, textiles, wood products, construction materials, gems, metals, oil and natural gas. Major products imported include dairy products, machinery and equipment.