PORTLAND, Ore. - OIA Global, a leading logistics, packaging and material sourcing provider, announced its Southeast Asia expansion with the opening of its first company-owned office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. OIA's decision to open the office, is driven by customer growth, and the continued growth of the Malaysian economy.
Peter Wong, OIA's Managing Director Asia-Pacific, noted the country posted a strong 5.6% GDP expansion in the first quarter which ended March 31, 2017. "Our business continues to grow in Southeast Asia and specifically in Malaysia," said Wong.
The new Kuala Lumpur office supports the existing OIA Penang location led by Herlyn Choo, Branch Manager. "Malaysia continues to lead in exports of energy, electronic equipment, wood products, textiles and Chemicals," Choo stated. "The increased volume of imports and exports are a clear message for OIA Global to continue to expand here in Malaysia," Choo added.