Goodman Group (Goodman or the Group) is pleased to announce that it has secured a lease with Yunda Express at its Goodman Changzhou Logistics Centre for a new 16,700 sqm warehouse development.
SHANGHAI, April 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Situated in the National High-Tech District of Changzhou, the center is well placed to provide distribution services throughout Eastern China and the Greater Shanghai region via the adjacent Jiangyi Expressway and the nearby Shanghai Nanjing Expressway. It is also located close to Changzhou Benniu International Airport and Changzhou Port.
The project is being developed in multiple phases, and on completion, the overall development will offer close to 100,000 sqm of prime logistics space. Yunda Express has committed to Phase 2 of the development, which will provide 16,700 sqm of prime warehousing space tailored for its burgeoning delivery express business in China.
Kristoffer Harvey, Chief Executive Officer, Greater China for Goodman said, “As a major industrial property group globally and in China, Goodman has a proven track record of working closely with leading logistics service providers to deliver tailor-made solutions specific for this sector. The Group utilises its extensive design and development expertise to build the best quality logistics facilities that fulfil the business needs of our customers. With excellent transport links and a tailored cross dock design, we are confident of delivering the best solution for Yunda Express in Eastern China.”
Yunda Express’ management said, “We had a tight deadline to look for a new warehouse in preparation for the Single’s Day shopping festival in 2017. Through our existing relationships with Goodman across China, we have full confidence that Goodman will deliver another high quality facility for Yunda Express under a tight deadline. We have been very impressed with the innovative design for the space that incorporates our new semi-automatic picking system, which will re-dispatch goods delivered to the Goodman Changzhou Logistics Centre warehouse to the rest of the country, greatly expanding our operational capacity.”
Yunda Express is an express delivery and third party logistics service provider in China. Its service scope covers highway, railway and air deliveries, as well as packaging and warehousing services.
Goodman Group is an integrated property group with operations throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, the United Kingdom and the Americas. Goodman Group, comprised of the stapled entities Goodman Limited, Goodman Industrial Trust and Goodman Logistics (HK) Limited, is the largest industrial property group listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the largest listed specialist investment managers of industrial property and business space globally.
Goodman’s global property expertise, integrated own+develop+manage customer service offering and significant fund management platform ensures it creates innovative property solutions that meet the individual requirements of its customers, while seeking to deliver sustainable long-term returns for its Partners. For more information please visit www.goodman.com