São Paulo - December 20, 2011 - Agility, a leading logistics provider, recently received top honors at the 2011 Logistics Efficiency Award ceremony hosted by Infraero, the Brazilian Airport Authority.
Presented annually, the “Logistics Efficiency” award recognizes the most efficient importer and logistics chain. This year, Agility was recognized for its freight forwarding performance for its client, Itautec.
“We are honored to accept this award and thank Infraero for recognizing Agility’s strengths in this competitive field,” said Agility Brazil CEO Ricardo Sapag. “In Brazil and around the world, we believe that our brand of personal service, robust operations and global network are what make a difference in day-to-day freight forwarding and logistics.”
Agility was judged on its ability to quickly and efficiently release cargo against parameters set by Infraero’s Ranking of Logistics Efficiency, a monthly ranking of cargo clearance time at airports that recognizes top importers in several segments including: Recof, Normal Recof, Metal-mechanic, Technology, “Linha Azul,” Pharmaceutical and Featured Exporter. The award was presented by Infraero President Gustavo do Vale.
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