First global centre of excellence in Malaysia
DHL is to establish a global centre of excellence (GCOE) in Iskandar Malaysia, its first in the country. The platform will provide supply chain consultancy services, and support businesses to design logistics solutions specific to some of Iskandar's key industries including technology, automotive, energy, engineering and manufacturing, life sciences and healthcare.
Datuk Ir. Khairil Anwar Ahmad, president and CEO, Iskandar Investment, said: "A strong base of logistics solutions and talent will allow the Iskandar region to achieve its goal of becoming an Asean supply chain hub, and provide vital trade connectivity between its core industries and overseas markets where opportunities are aplenty."
The Iskandar GCOE will be operational in Q2/2018. (mw)