KWE-logoKintetsu World Express (“KWE”) announced in January 2014 that it had reached an agreement with Trans Global Logistics Group Ltd., a Hong Kong logistics company, to purchase 49% of their shares on April 10, 2014.  

In the press release KWE states: "TGLG is a logistics company headquartered in Hong Kong with a large number of customers that are retail-related companies (such as apparel and shoe manufacturers and large department stores). By utilizing TGLG’s know-how, the KWE Group aims to expand the handling of its retail-related goods, which are one of the Group’s important commodities as set out in its medium-term management plan. TGLG also handles a large amount of freight from Asia to North America, so we expect to be able to realize synergies in terms of expanding volume throughout the entire KWE Group."

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