UPS Shenzhen Asia Pacific Hub Fact Sheet

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UPS Shenzhen Asia Pacific Hub Fact Sheet

Contract Signing Ceremony May 21, 2008
Ground Breaking Ceremony Oct 24, 2008
Opening Feb 8, 2010
Investment Facility owned by Shenzhen Airport Authority Operations, sorting, and ground handling equipment investment by UPS
Managed by UPS
Land Area

89,000 square meters (first phase); 40,000 square meters (second phase)

Office Area 7,160 square meters
Express Handling Area 40,399 square meters
General Cargo Handling Area                    6,960 square meters
A dedicated ramp 150,000 square meters
Aircraft Stands 12
Customs X-ray Machine 9
Airport security X-ray Machine 9
DWS Machine 7
Service Enhancement

A full day’s improvement in transit time for almost 200 city pairs. Pick-up cut off times improvement for 150 city pairs. Delivery times improvement for 45 city pairs (from afternoon to morning delivery)

Functional Area

Express customs handling unit, Sorting facilities, Cargo handling area, Cargo build-up area, Self-operation for aircraft ground-handling, Onsite customs, CIQ one-stop clearance and airport security service


Operation Time 24 hours/day; 7 days/week
Processing Volume 18,000 pieces/hour
Air Connectivity Asia-Pacific, major cities in China, U.S. and Europe
Air Movement 82 movements / week (Operated by UPS)

UPS International Air Hubs

United States Louisville, KY (main Global Air Hub)
Philadelphia, PA; Dallas, TX
Ontario, CA; Rockford, IL; Columbia, SC
Europe Cologne/Bonn, Germany
Asia Pacific              Shanghai, Shenzhen, Hong Kong                                                                    
Latin America and Caribbean                      Miami, Florida
Canada  Hamilton, Ontario


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