President and CEO
DHL Airways, Redwood City
Asia seems to be making a comeback. Have you noticed an improvement in sales and operations for that region?
During the worst of the Asia financial crisis, DHL worked closely with customers in the region to identify opportunities for export development and business expansion. In 1998, DHL experienced double-digit revenue growth in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. We estimate that the air express market in Asia Pacific will grow at least 18 percent annually over the next five years, due to the region's positive economic indicators and the accelerating transition from traditional distribution methods to express …