JULY - 2006
GLOBELINK SHENZHEN LAUNCHES A NEW DIRECT SERVICE AND GLOBELINK KOREA STARTS A NEW TRADE LANES TO EUROPE .
Globelink Shenzhen recently launched a direct service to Panama . The new service provides a faster link between South China and Central America destinations.
Globelink Korea expands its direct consol service. With effect from 1 st July 2006, Globelink Korea will start LCL consol service to Gothenburg, Helsinki and Copenhagen .
MAY - 2006
CWT UNIT READY TO EXPAND ALONG WITH CITY IN CHINA
(Business Times dated 18/05/06)
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MAY - 2006
GLOBELINK KOREA LAUNCHES DIRECT CONSOLIDATION SERVICES TO GUAYAQUIL (ECUADOR)
Globelink Korea has started a direct consol service to Guayaquil (Ecuador) this April. Busan will serve as a transshipment hub and receive cargo from China, S.E.Asia & the Indian Sub continent.Our consol service will be based on Hamburg Sud sailing schedule, which runs a 19-day transit time from Busan/Guayaquil, departing Busan every Monday.Globelink will cooperate with Econotrans ECUADOR S.A., a member of Econocaribe network of offices.Econotrans has offices in Ecuador and Quito, which enables it to handle both sea and air cargo.Together with Econotrans, we have penetrated the rising FCL market EX ASIA / ECUADOR and will continue our effort towards increasing our market share of FCL shipments and pursuit of good service contract rates.China has become Ecuador's third largest trading partner after the US & Colombia.
APRIL - 2006
GLOBELINK WEST STAR INAUGURATES NEW WAREHOUSE AT DUBAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
In an effort to offer integrated value-added airfreight services, Globelink West Star has inaugurated another new warehouse at Dubai International Airport. The opening is officiated by Globelink Weststar Managing Director, Mr. Martin J. Aranha on 16 March 2006. With the new warehouse in the airport, Globelink West Star's Airfreight team, under the strong stewardship of Mr. Ramesh Kamath, Senior Airfreight Manager, would be able to offer better and higher value-added airfreight services to its customers. The warehouse is also equipped to handle the specialized Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) packing.This new development in airfreight would further strengthen Globelink West Star's market leadership position in United Arab of Emirates. It is also in line with the Globelink Group's business strategies to grow and enhance its presence in the airfreight business. Globelink West Star offers sea-air services from Dubai into various European destinations.
MARCH - 2006
CWT GLOBELINK RE-INFORCES ITS PRESENCE IN VIETNAM
Recognising the great potential of Vietnam’s fast growing trade, CWT Globelink strengthens its presence in Vietnam with the establishment of Globelink Vietnam in March 2006 together with its long time strategic partner, M & P International. Globelink Vietnam has offices in Ho Chi
Minh, Haiphong, Hanoi and Danang, with staff strength of 80. Globelink Vietnam provides weekly direct service to Europe, USA and Intrasia ports.In addition to its core business of LCL consolidation, it will also undertake freight forwarding and related activities. The strategic expansion helps to further enhance our customers’ service level; providing a one stop comprehensive freight-forwarding solution to meet the demand of the Vietnam market.“ Riding on our long and successful working relationship with M & P International and spur onby our confidence in the developing Vietnam economy, CWT Globelink’s strategic presence in Vietnam in collaboration with M & P International is the next logical step in our bid to expand and enhance our network. With the addition of Globelink Vietnam, our group will continue to leverage on the strength of our network to provide the best value propositions to our customers in Vietnam and worldwide”, said Mr Tan Choon Wei, the Executive Chairman of CWT Globelink Group of Companies Quoting from Capt Minh, President & CEO of M & P International “ CWT Globelink has a good
network and is a well-known brand in Asia. Globelink Vietnam further enhances the strong cooperation between CWT Globelink and M & P International. It surely will give a new and strong impulse to the further development of Vietnam cargo consolidation market.”
The CWT Globelink network covers over 40 offices in 13 countries including Australia, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, UAE and Vietnam. CWT Globelink provides reliable and comprehensive LCL consolidation services to
over 1200 destinations globally via 120 ports. In addition, it also provides airfreight, freight forwarding related activities as well as container freight rotation activities at various locations in its network.
FEB - 2006
CWT GLOBELINK RE-LAUCH DIRECT WEEKLY SAILING TO SHENZHEN
CWT Globelink re-launch direct weekly sailing from Singapore to Shenzhen after Chinese New Year. The new service can accept all cargo except Alcohol, Wine, Cigarette Car, Auto Parts, Cosmetic, Return Cargo, Used Item, Personal Effects, Dangerous Cargo. The service
will cover all inland points surrounding Pearl Delta River. All customs clearance has to be done in Shenzhen (POD).
JAN - 2006
CWT GLOBELINK OPENS OFFICE IN EGYPT
CWT Globelink has extended its reach to the land of the pharaohs after opening Globelink Egypt SAE, a move that is designed to build upon its traditionally strong presence in Asia and Africa.In keeping with the company's slogan for the newly formed office: "Linking Egypt to the World; Linking the World to Egypt", Globelink Egypt's branches in Alexandria, Cairo and Port Said will provide LCL consolidation as well as freight forwarding and related activities globally.With the addition of the Egypt office, the CWT Globelink network boasts over 40 offices in 13 countries including Australia,China, Indonesia, India, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, UAE and Vietnam.