Damco accelerates growth by expanding its office in Cambodia

Cambodia, 05 October 2017Damco’s expertise is not just freight movements, but the entire sequence of interdependent connections that make goods visible and available wherever, whenever. With that in mind, Damco inaugurates a new office in VTrust Tower, Bak Touk, Phnom Penh, for increased customer service.

The opening ceremony was presided over by the Guest of Honor, H.E Pen Boran, Under Secretary of States of Ministry of Public Works and Transport; H.E Uffe Wolffhechel – Ambassador of Denmark to Thailand and Cambodia, as well as distinguished customers, business partners, senior management and staff. 

The office being a high-tech facility, it backs the company’s growth strategy by extending its support for global logistics requirements. Our customers rely on our experts in their fields to predict and advise them about future strategies in freight forwarding and supply chain management. 

Putting the opening in perspective, Marco Civardi, Damco’s Area Managing Director for Damco Vietnam/ Cambodia/ Myanmar remarked, “Today’s Cambodian market exhibits one of the strongest economic growths in the region, thanks to its open market policy, hardworking staff, and a stable development of the economy. As global integration of the value chain accelerates, collaboration and communication become more important. With Damco’s ability to understand our customers’ businesses while foreseeing trends in rapidly changing trading and technological environments, Damco continues to equip customers with competitive advantage being the enabler of our customers sourcing  strategies.”

Going forward, Damco will continue to strengthen its digital capabilities in the transport and logistics industry while constantly investing on its people’s skills development ensuring competitiveness in the years ahead.     

For further information please contact:
Anita De Werd
Global Head of Strategic Marketing & Corporate Communications

About Damco

Damco is at the forefront of developing innovative supply chain solutions. We fuse our global network and depth of expertise with pioneering digital innovations to enable our customers to stay ahead. Our vision is to connect and simplify supply chains across the globe.

We are experts in the field of complex, rapidly changing markets such as fashion, retail, chemical, FMCG and technology. With a presence in over 100 countries, where we employ more than 11,000 people worldwide, we combine global reach with depth of local understanding. In 2016 we reached a turnover of 2.5 billion US dollars, managed 659 thousand TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) of ocean freight and 190 thousand tons of air freight.

We are proud to be a part of A.P. Moller – Maersk.