UPS Japan Fact Sheet

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UPS Japan Fact Sheet

FOUNDED August 28, 1907, in Seattle, Washington., USA
ESTABLISHED IN JAPAN 1990
WORLD HEADQUARTERS Atlanta, Ga., USA
ASIA PACIFIC HEADQUARTERS Singapore
REPRESENTATIVE DIRECTOR AND PRESIDENT, UPS JAPAN
Daryl Tay
WORLD WIDE WEB ADDRESS UPS.com/jp/en
UPS JAPAN HEADQUARTERS UPS Japan Co., Ltd.
MS Shibaura Building 13F, 4-13-23, Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0023
UPS SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS JAPAN HEADQUARTERS UPS Supply Chain Solutions (Japan), Co., Ltd.
Vort Shibaura WaterFront, 4-12-31 Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0023
GLOBAL VOLUME & REVENUE  
  2017 REVENUE US$66 billion
  2017 DELIVERY VOLUME 5.1 billion packages and documents
  DAILY DELIVERY VOLUME 20 million packages and documents
  DAILY U.S. AIR DELIVERY VOLUME 2.9 million packages and documents
  DAILY INTERNATIONAL VOLUME 3.1 million packages and documents
AIRPORTS SERVED 2 (Narita International Airport - NRT and Kansai International Airport - KIX)
POINTS OF ACCESS 21 (MBE stores, PAKMAIL counters, Navy Exchange counters and UPS Express Centers)
EMPLOYEES More than 900 in Japan; more than 454,000 worldwide
OPERATING FACILITIES 59 (admin offices, package pickup and delivery centers, distribution centers, field stocking locations, container freight stations, gateways, and customs brokerage offices)
UPS FLIGHTS 29 weekly flights to and from Narita International Airport (NRT) and Kansai International Airport (KIX) using B767
SERVICES  
  SMALL PACKAGE
  • UPS Worldwide Express Plus™
  • UPS Worldwide Express®
  • UPS Worldwide Express Saver®
  • UPS Worldwide Express Freight®
  • UPS Worldwide Express Freight® Midday
  • UPS Worldwide Expedited®
  • UPS WorldEase®
  INTEGRATED SOLUTIONS
  • UPS Trade Direct® Air
  • UPS Trade Direct® Ocean
  CONTRACT LOGISTICS
  • Distribution
  • Service Parts Logistics
  FREIGHT FORWARDING
  • UPS Air Freight Premium Direct®
  • UPS Air Freight Direct®
  • UPS Air Freight Consolidated®
  • Full Container Load
  • Less-Than-Container Load
  • Preferred LCL
  • UPS Customs Brokerage
  ENHANCED SERVICES
  • UPS Returns
  • UPS Paperless Invoice
  • Declared Value
  • UPS FTZ Facilitator
  • UPS Import ControlTM
  • UPS Carbon Neutral
  • UPS Broker of Choice®
  • UPS International Dangerous Goods (IDG)
  • UPS International Special Commodities (ISC)
  • Saturday Delivery
  TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
  • UPS Billing Data and Billing Analysis Tool
  • UPS Internet Shipping
  • UPS TradeAbility®
  • WorldShip®
  • UPS CampusShip®
  • UPS Paperless® Invoice
  • Quantum View®
  • Flex Global View
  • UPS MobileTM
  • UPS Calculate Time and Cost
  • UPS Schedule a Pickup
  • UPS Developer Kit
  • UPS My Choice®

Recent Highlights

2018

  • Oct 12, 2018 – UPS introduced UPS My Choice to 13 markets in the Asia Pacific, including Australia, China, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. Customers will have access to e-mail and text notifications that a delivery is on its way, a day before delivery alert and a delivery notification. In countries and territories where technology allows delivery change options, users can route packages to another address, opt to hold the delivery or reschedule for delivery on another day.
  • Apr 11, 2018 – Now into its sixth year, UPS launched the Pulse of the Online Shopper™ Study on retail and e-commerce trends. The research commissioned by UPS revealed enduring constants as well as emerging trends that are changing consumer behaviour and preferences across China, Hong Kong and Japan. The importance of giving consumers choices, such as expedited shipping options, where to return purchases and alternative delivery locations, will help retailers stay competitive and grow their businesses.
  • Apr 9, 2018 – UPS improved transit time by one day for inbound shipments to selected areas in Ichikawa City, Japan, allowing local businesses to respond more quickly to customer demand
  • Feb 8, 2018 – UPS announced the introduction of UPS Worldwide Express Freight™ Midday, in selected areas in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand. The service offers a committed delivery time of 12 p.m. or 2 p.m. from all 71 origin countries to 35 key destination countries that represent over two-thirds of global GDP.

2017

  • Aug 3, 2017 – UPS announced the expansion of alcohol shipment destinations across its global network that permits the import of all three categories of alcohol – wine, beer, and spirits. In Asia Pacific, UPS now ships alcohol to businesses and consumers in 10 destinations including China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Macau.   

Information is cumulative as at Q4 2018. Last updated November 2018.

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