Warehouse Expansion Underway for Dachser Mexico
Dachser Mexico announced official plans for expanding its bonded warehouse located in Mexico’ss major manufacturing hub, Parque el Marqués at Querétaro this week. The new facility officially launched as of October 1 and is equipped with Dachser’s proprietary global warehouse management system, Mikado, to support efforts to meet increased logistics demands for manufacturing and other industries.
“As Mexico’s manufacturing sector continues to grow, we are elevating our investment in the market to ensure supply chain fluidity in the region. Our goal is to help our customers maximize the potential Mexico has to offer,” said Edgardo Hamon, Managing Director, Dachser Mexico. “This newly expanded bonded warehouse facility in Querétaro will provide a competitive advantage to companies of all sizes and demonstrates Dachser Mexico’s continued commitment to the growth of this vital economic region.”
Querétaro serves as a leading manufacturing hub in Mexico, accomodating operations in manufacturing industries such as automotive assembly, auto parts, aerospace and household appliances. More than 176,000 people are employed by over 1,300 companies in the region with direct access to more than 45 million people within a 350-kilometer radius, according to the release this week.
The expanded facility offers a total of 4,000 square meters of space with an electrical sub-station on premises along with vendor managed inventory (VMI) system capabilities, UVA labeling with pick-and-pack outbound shipment services, process optimization from sender-to-buyer with extended distribution cut-off times and warehouse pick-up times to provide competitive and innovative solutions while further optimizing the supply chain.
“These investments are needed not only to boost support for our customers, but to also provide speed, reliability and simplicity in the supply chain to this economically important region,” added Mr. Hamon. “Leveraging Dachser’s global footprint and extensive network, Dachser Mexico will continue to invest in warehouse and distribution solutions that support seamless logistics benefitting our customers while reducing complexity.”