Monthly Archives: March 2012

Agility Obtains Good Distribution Practice Certification in Ireland

Agility has obtained the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for its Pharmaceutical Competence Center (PCC) in Ireland. The certification is recognition of Agility’s focus in delivering unparalleled logistics services for customers in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Learn more.

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Agility Receives ISO and OHSAS Certifications in Vietnam

Agility recently received ISO and OHSAS certifications for its Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Danang and Bac Ninh locations. The certifications reflect company’s commitment to high-quality environmental, health and safety management standards. Learn more.

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Strike in Spain – March 29

In Spain, a general strike is scheduled for Thursday, March 29. This may affect normal activity at Spanish airports, seaports, road terminals and customs. It may also impact import and export shipments to and from Spain.
It is our intention to keep our offices and facilities open and operational but, these particular circumstances may affect normal activity.

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Kuwait Strike Has Ended

The Kuwait Airways strike has ended. All flights have resumed on a normal schedule.

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Update: Kuwait Customs Strike

The Kuwait customs strike has ended. However, Kuwait Airlines is now on strike. We will provide updates as they become available.

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Strikes at Auckland Port

The Maritime Union of New Zealand (MUNZ) has issued multiple strike notices. The strikes will occur consecutively and involve complete withdrawal of MUNZ labor from the port for four weeks, March 9 – April 6.
The strike is causing significant problems for all ocean-related imports and exports. If you have any questions please feel to contact the […]

Posted in Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Press, Sea Freight Tagged

Kuwait Customs Strike

Today Kuwait customs workers went on strike. This strike affects all airport, seaports and land border crossings, and will impact all import and export shipments to and from Kuwait.

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Agility Slovakia Receives ISO 9001:2008 Certification

Agility recently acquired ISO 9001:2008 certification in Slovakia. Agility was awarded the certification for its commitment to customer service as well as its capabilities in forwarding, warehousing and logistics services. The certification applies to Agility’s office in Senec, Slovakia. Learn more.

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Agility Fair & Events Joint Logistics Provider for Largest Show in Asia

The Singapore Air Show is the largest show in Asia. This year, it had a record number of 900 exhibitors and 145,000+ visitors over a six-day period.
Agility Fairs & Events (F&E) Singapore was the joint Official Freight Forwarding and On-Site Handling Contractor for the show; moving freight, clearing it through customs, insuring cargo, and working […]

Posted in Asia Pacific, Fairs & Events, Specialized Services

Agility Opens New Office in Chengdu, China

Agility has opened a new office in Chengdu, China.
Agility Logistics (Shanghai) Ltd. Chengdu Branch
Room 2203, 22/F, Tower A, East Plaza
No.11 Zidonglou Section of East Avenue
Chengdu, 610021
Tel: +86 (28) 62020593
Fax: +86 (28) 62020594
Mr. Eleven Ni
Assistant Sales Manager
Tel: +86 (28) 62020593-806
Mobile: +86 13882120814
Mr. Herbert Wang
Area Manager, West China
Mobile: +86 13808645909

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, China, Press