USPS, Hanjin Express Create New Shipping Opportunity

Share this content:
The U.S. Postal Service said this week that it has signed an agreement with Hanjiin Express, the international express service of Hanjin Transportation Co. Ltd., Seoul, South Korea, a transportation and logistics company.


The partnership will allow companies in Korea to use a priority package delivery service to the United States that both parties say will offer most of the benefits of express services at lower prices.


"We are pleased to join with Hanjin Express in making is easier for Korean business and multinational enterprises by providing seamless delivery from Korea to the United States," said James P. Wade, vice president, international business, USPS.


Korean companies and individuals using the service will be able to deliver their goods to the United States in three to five days at a discount of up to 60 percent compared with other delivery firms. Hanjin Express will prepare shipments, transport them to the United States, clear them through commercial customs, and enter the packages into the USPS' domestic delivery network.


"I feel that this partnership is an excellent opportunity to utilize the combined strengths of two organizations that possess extensive and well-organized delivery networks in their respective countries," said Kim In-jin, president, Hanjin Transportation.


The USPS recently formed partnerships with private providers in other parts of the world in an attempt to build a global network for premium delivery service from other countries to the United States, officials said.
close

Next Article in Direct Mail

Sign up to our newsletters

Company of the Week

Brightcove is the world's leading video platform. The most innovative and respected brands confidently rely on Brightcove to solve their most demanding communication challenges because of the unmatched performance and flexibility of our platform, our global scale and reliability, and our award-winning service. With thousands of customers and an industry-leading suite of cloud video products, Brightcove enables customers to drive compelling business results.

Find out more here »

Career Center

Check out hundreds of exciting professional opportunities available on DMN's Career Center.  
Explore careers in digital marketing, sales, eCommerce, marketing communications, IT, data strategies, and much more. And don't forget to update your resume so employers can contact you privately about job opportunities.

>>Click Here

Relive the 2017 Marketing Hall of Femme

Click the image above