Mumbai: DHL expects India to become an important exporting country to Europe, with its growth driven largely by the apparels, engineering and manufactured goods sectors.
The company on Tuesday launched the ‘DHL Fashion and Apparel Center for Excellence´ based in Tirupur, Tamil Nadu, to facilitate trade within the region, as well as overseas in Europe and North America.
The center will comprise of a core team of industry experts and be responsible for developing products and solutions and also provide consultancy services to customers.
The ‘DHL Fashion and Apparel Center for Excellence´ in India will comprise of a core team of industry professionals who will undergo extensive training with DHL fashion experts based in Europe and North America.
The location is strategic as Tirupur is known as the ‘Knitwear Capital’ of India and caters to some of the worlds best-known brands and retailers.
With in-depth understanding of the fashion and apparel logistics requirements in Europe and North America, the center will develop customised solutions at origin and enable customers to better manage the product flow.