November 26, 2014: Universal Cargo M, S.A De C.V. has joined global freight management network The WACO System as its member in Mexico.
Headquartered in Mexico City, with branches in Guadalajara, Merida, and Monterrey, Universal Cargo offers a full suite of logistics services, including air and sea freight services, inland trucking, rail, Customs' brokerage, warehousing, and storage.
"Mexico represents an important market for our members and we are pleased to be welcoming such a well-established company to the network, " said Richard Charles, Executive Director, The WACO System.
"We have had a busy year, expanding our global footprint, and introducing new benefits for members.
"We continue to look for opportunities for the network, and will be announcing more new members soon."
Universal Cargo, part of the Universal Group, joins fellow WACO Latin American members in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Paraguay, and Peru.
"We are delighted to be joining WACO and we are looking forward to consolidating our services worldwide and expanding our business with fellow members," said David Flores, CEO, Universal Cargo.
The WACO System is an exclusive network of independent freight management companies and holds two meetings a year facilitating hundreds of face-to face business meetings for members.
Sixty-eight WACO members took part in the last General Meeting in Xiamen, China.