Europa Air & Sea starts the New Year with the launch of a new office – expanding its footprint into mainland China.
Europa Shanghai will facilitate the significant growth plans that the business has and allows for local in-house coverage from both Shanghai and Ningbo airports / ports and the surrounding regions. Europa provides both domestic and international freight forwarding and logistics services.
Europa Air & Sea has been established in Hong Kong since 2011 and Europa Air & Sea is part of Europa Worldwide Group, one of the fastest growing privately-owned transport and logistics operators.
Shanghai is the world’s largest container port, by throughput, with a capacity of 43.5M TEU in 2020 and over 47M TEU in 2021.
Since launching as a separate division in 2015, Europa Air & Sea has gone from strength to strength. Currently the division has teams located across the UK as well as the dedicated Hong Kong and new Shanghai site.
Europa Air & Sea has grown and invested in centralising its Air services in Heathrow and its Sea services in Birmingham. The over the past two years the division has embed at least one Air & Sea Business Development Manager at each of the Europa Worldwide Group’s 13 branches throughout the UK.
Angus Hind, Europa Air & Sea Director comments; “We’re delighted to be extending our investment and therefore our direct service offering in China. This new office marks the start of further Europa Air & Sea expansion in 2022.”
Europa Worldwide Group, with sites in the UK, Hong Kong, and Belgium, has five divisions – Road, Air & Sea, Warehouse, Contact Centre and Continental Cargo Carriers and featured in The Sunday Times Top Track 250 for the third time and employs over 1100 across the UK and Hong Kong.