SANTIAGO, Chile – February 6, 2012 - Agility, a leading global logistics provider, recently acquired ISO 9001:2008 certification in Chile.
Agility was awarded the certification for its commitment to customer service as well as its capabilities in sea and air freight forwarding, information and technology, human resources and financial operations. The certification applies to Agility Chile’s central and airport office locations in Santiago.
“We are proud to have been awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification,” said Thomas Otersen, Agility Chile CEO. “This certification further strengthens our position as a top logistics provider in Chile and solidifies the mission of each Agility employee to provide the highest standard of quality management to our customers.”
Obtaining ISO 9001:2008 certification in Chile was a priority for Agility, as the company recently recognized Chile as one of the top 10 emerging markets for logistics in the 2012 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index.
“Chile’s shipping connectivity, airport and customs efficiency, infrastructure strength and trade agreements with foreign markets make the country one of the world’s top emerging markets,” said Michael Bible, Agility’s CEO for the Americas Region. “Our ISO 9001:2008 certification ensures that Agility’s customers can continue to leverage their Chile logistics operations to compete internationally.”
Additional information on Agility Chile’s capabilities is available at http://www.agilitylogistics.com/EN/Pages/Landing.aspx#country-tab
From its roots in emerging markets, Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed countries and emerging economies alike. A publicly traded company, Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics with close to $6 billion in annual revenue and more than 22,000 employees in 550 offices across 100 countries.
For more information about Agility, visit www.agilitylogistics.com.