Frico to penetrate Nepal and Addis Ababa
Frico international, worldwide Freight Company is looking at opening
two more centres in Nepal and Addis Ababa in two months.
In addition they will also move in to both Pakistan and Bangladesh
early next year. A subsidiary of Trico International, Frico is also
looking at expanding their warehouse facilities in United Arab Emirates
(UAE).Country Manager, Frico, in UAE, Anura Herath speaking to Daily
News Business said that they already have operations to these countries
and opening 'air consol' centres would further consolidate their
business. He said that their company being one of few Sri Lankan
companies doing very well in UAE will spread their tentacles to other
countries to make their presence felt.
At present they are doing extremely well in many countries including
Philippines, Indonesia and many countries in African and European
continents, he said. "Today we also a market leader for shipping
merchandise to Indonesia, Philippines and some African countries and the
biggest advantage we have over our competitors is the Frico regional
office network," he said.
Hearth said that they indulge in cargo handling and have several
warehouses in Dubai, which help their business in Dubai and other parts
of UAE including Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. He said that today Frico is a
preferred name among Sri Lankan expatriate workers to send their
merchandise to Sri Lanka and only use reputed international shipping
lines for our operations. Further,the company also help Sri Lankan
expatiates when they are in trouble or in crisis. Our major focus is in
shipping and air freight within the Arabian Gulf complemented by a
worldwide network of branch offices and associates spanning over five
continents. Our dedicated staff, comprising of more than two thousand
personnel are available "hands-on" to serve you round the clock, around
The company proud of our multi-cultural and multi-lingual employees
for their sincere dedication, relentless effort and hard work to
succeed, and we are truly grateful to all our customers who have made us
Who and What we are today. "Our strong values and passion for success is
a testimony of our growth and quality of service.
The edge we have over our competitors is due to our premium service
and quality in packing, transporting, shipping, forwarding and service
with a smile. Frico International in the United Arab Emirates is a fully
owned subsidiary of Trico Group company, the head office located in
Colombo, Sri Lanka, " Herath said.
Having started by opening the first overseas office in early 1970's
today both Frico and Trico have officers in Australia, Baharain, Canada,
Cyprus, Doha, France, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Jorden, Korea, Kuwait
Lebonon, Netherlands, Oman, Philipines, Singaproe, Saudi Arabia.