Damco, a global provider of freight forwarding and supply chain management services, affiliated with Maersk Group, will enhance cooperation on intelligent supply chain with its local partner, Top Ideal SCM, a leading Chinese company in the cross-border digital supply chain industry, by embarking on a joint venture.
Under the name of New Ideal International Supply Chain Management (Guangzhou) Co. Ltd, the opening ceremony was held in Guangzhou on June 14th, with Mr. Martin Holme, CEO of Damco Asia Pacific and Tomas Hong, Chairman of Top Ideal SCM in attendance.
The new joint venture will operate out of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area’s International Distribution Centre providing one-stop supply chain services solutions for international and domestic customers.
Martin commented on the new initiative, saying “A.P. Moller - Maersk is committed to becoming a global integrator of container logistics. The cooperation between Damco and Top Ideal can help achieve end-to-end intelligent supply chain management, by leveraging Damco’s international supply chain expertise and client resources and Top Ideal’s innovative experience in cross-border digital solutions. Our customers can expect more efficient and effective SCM services soon.”
The new joint venture is expected to promote economic and social development in Guangzhou and the Greater Bay Area as a whole.
Reported by Nan
Edited by Olivia, Simon