Malaysia Johor; On September 8, 2015, BMW Group Malaysia and Pan Asia Logistics held the ground breaking ceremony for the new BMW Group Parts Distribution Centre Malaysia at the Airport Free Industrial Zone at the Senai International Airport.
Pan Asia Logistics will be turning a plot of land of 25 acres in the Free Industrial Zone of the Senai International Airport to a new state of the art logistics warehouse and parts distribution centre for the premium automaker, supporting over 22 countries in the region.
BMW Group Parts Distribution Centre Malaysia will be taking over up to 761,000 square feet of logistics warehouse space over 2 phases and is contracted for a period of 10 years with the option to renew for a further 5 years.
According to AutoWorld, it is reported that Dato’ Sri Che Khalib Mohamad Noh (Group Managing Director of MMC Corporation Berhad) cited
“We are very pleased to welcome Pan Asia Logistics as the logistics and supply chain solution provider for BMW regional distribution centre in Senai Airport Free industrial Zone. Their presence would further strengthen the business activities in Free Industrial Zone which is currently earmarked for manufacturing and logistics activities. Potentially, the planned activities & investment will also promote air cargo movement from Senai Airport and contribute significantly towards the industrial and economic growth of the Iskandar Malaysia region”.
Senai Airport Terminal Services Sdn Bhd is one of MMC Corporation Berhad’s core businesses under its Ports and Logistics pillar.
With the industrial and economic growth of the Iskandar region moving in tandem with the property sector, it will then create a long term sustainability for Iskandar Malaysia.
Property Development like R&F Princess Cove can then house more people with the job creation resulted from the growth.