company DHL Express will increase the price for parcel deliveries by
an average of 7.9% in India with effect from 1 January, 2023. Prices are
adjusted on an annual basis by the company in line with inflation, currency
dynamics and administrative costs related to regulatory and security measures,
Express said. The current year has been turbulent so far with a volatile market
environment challenging global trade, the company added.
annual price adjustment, we are able to invest in our infrastructure and
technology to ensure resilient, sustainable, and world-class customer
solutions. It includes state-of-the-art aircraft and vehicles, expanding our
hubs and gateways to meet increasing customer demand,” R.S Subramanian, SVP
South Asia, DHL Express said.
In line with the DHL Group’s aim to achieve net zero
emissions logistics by 2050, the company also plans to invest in sustainable
aviation fuel and electric vehicles.
on local conditions, price adjustments will vary from country to country, and
will apply to all customers where contracts allow, the company said. A limited
number of optional services and surcharges will be adjusted as well, the
DHL is a
part of Deutsche Post DHL Group and offers logistics services including
national and international parcel delivery, e-commerce shipping, international
express, road, air and ocean transport to industrial supply chain management.