30 April 2013

OIA Global Opens New Office in Tokyo, Japan

Portland, Ore. - 29 April 2013 - OIA Global, a leading third party logistics provider, announced an expanded global presence with its first office in Japan. The new Tokyo office represents the latest step in the company's ongoing expansion in the Asia Pacific region. OIA also announced Shigeru Kashihara as Managing Director – Japan. OIA is a part of LDI Ltd., a closely held, value-added investment company based in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

"Our new office in Japan, reinforces OIA's growth strategy and allows us to further build our infrastructure in the world's fastest growing markets. We are now better positioned to support existing customers and their global, logistics, sourcing, and packaging needs," said Charlie Hornecker , CEO.

"With our first office in Japan, OIA can now provide our U.S., Japan and Asia Pacific customers, single source control of their freight moving throughout Asia Pacific along with better control of their global supply chain," said Peter Wong , Managing Director, Asia Pacific. " Shigeru Kashihara and his new team will allow us to serve our local clients and key partner relationships more effectively as well as grow our overall business in Japan," he added.

Since its founding in 1988, OIA has grown to become a leading third party logistics provider delivering clients a unique combination of global logistics and creative packaging solutions. With a dedicated staff of over 400 professionals and an extensive worldwide presence in over 75 countries, OIA designs innovative solutions that can optimize supply chains around the world. 

Source: OIA Global  / PRNewswire