India Post inks pact with Deutsche Post

Written by Prachi Karnik Pradhan | Pune | Updated: Nov 27 2008, 08:40am hrs
India Post has inked a pact with Deutsche Post WorldNet Express, one of the leading international logistics group to provide international express delivery service to Indian businesses. The international express industry in India is valued at Rs 1,600 crore and is growing at 20% annually, informed a senior department official.

India Post is currently offering economical and international express mail service (EMS) to 97 countries. With the tie-up with Deutsche Post, the service would be extended to 220 countries. The official said the tie-up would enable them to make deliveries within four days and reliable logistics services to Indian businesses.