COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (March 15, 2016) — Averitt Express has recently strengthened its presence in China, opening a location and placing representatives in Guangzhou to build customer relationships and ensure outstanding service in the world’s largest ocean market.
The location, strategically located within the office of Averitt partner China International Freight, gives Averitt the opportunity to expand its international business, providing customers with representation on both sides of the Pacific.
“With Averitt’s expanded presence in China, including representatives who are fluent in Mandarin, we’re excited about the possibilities we now have in this market,” said Charlie McGee, Averitt's vice president of international solutions. “Having this presence helps us strengthen our existing customer relationships, while also providing the opportunity to reach out to more potential customers.”
Averitt provides door-to-door, international ocean and air services to and from 100 countries. It also provides port management and inland distribution services for both importing and exporting.
For more information about Averitt's international ocean and air capabilities, visit AverittExpress.com/oceanair.
Above: Averitt vice president of international solutions Charlie McGee shows off Averitt's location in Guangzhou, China, which will help the transportation company build customer relationships in the world’s largest ocean market.
ABOUT AVERITT EXPRESS
Celebrating its 45th year of service, Averitt Express is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management with international reach to more than 100 countries. The company is a founding SmartWay℠ partner and a member of The Reliance Network™, a network of carriers that provides seamless LTL services throughout North America. Averitt specializes in delivering customized transportation solutions that include cross-border, dedicated, expedited ground/air, intermodal COFC/TOFC, international ocean/air, local customization, less-than-truckload, PortSide®, retail solutions, temperature-controlled, transportation management, truckload (dry van, flatbed, brokerage) and warehousing services. Averitt's technology offerings include a full suite of web-based shipping tools, electronic data interchange (EDI), warehouse management systems (WMS), and transportation and operations management systems. Together, these services and technology solutions provide "The Power of One" to shippers, allowing them access to multiple transportation solutions from a single provider. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit AverittExpress.com.