Chinese logistics giant UDA Express to expand its services in MENA region

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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China-based leading express delivery and international logistics services provider, UDA Express has set up a facility in Dubai’s eCommerce hub EZDubai, to expand its services in the MENA region.

Established in 1999, UDA Express is one of the world’s top freight-forwarding and logistics service providers. It controls 59 self-operated distribution centers in China across 3,835,000 square meters and more than 30,000 stores across 30 countries.

Mohsen Ahmad
Mohsen Ahmad
CEO – Logistics District
Dubai South

“We are pleased that UDA Express chose EZDubai as a home for its operations in the MENA region. In our pursuit to uncovering market trends, we work diligently to cater our solutions and facilities to meet our clients’ aspirations to allow them to develop and thrive in competitive markets. The setup of UDA Express will reiterate our prominent position in attracting international logistics and eCommerce players to conduct their businesses and boost the growth of the logistics sector locally and globally.”

Mr. Robert Zhang, President of UDA Express Middle East and North Africa, said, “EZDubai’s strategic location, its advanced logistics facilities, optimal business solutions, and capabilities that cater to all sorts of companies will consolidate our objective of becoming the premier international logistics and express delivery service provider in the Middle East. We are confident that through our new expansion, the company will complete its networking in the Middle East and link up with our existing network in China, providing direct and efficient logistics solutions to customers in China and the Middle East.”


The purpose-built, 920,000-square-meter eCommerce center is aimed at attracting the world’s top eCommerce companies and setting a precedent for its infrastructure. The eCommerce zone, which was launched in January 2019 by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, intends to enhance the emirate’s position as a hub for global eCommerce.

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