(VEN) – eptember 21, DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, announced its annual price increase, effective January 1, 2019. Compared to 2018, in Vietnam the average shipment price increase will be 4.9%. “DHL Express has been investing significantly in its international network to meet highest expectations and to offer an even better service to customers globally,” said Shoeib Reza Choudhury, General Director of DHL-VNPT Express. “Our aim is to deliver continuous improvement in quality to meet our customers’ needs even more. The annual price adjustment allows us to further strengthen our infrastructure, ensuring best-in-class customer solutions by using innovative technologies and individual delivery processes..” DHL Express adjusts its prices annually, taking into account inflation, currency dynamics and other rising costs, such as expenses related to compliance with enhanced security regulations, in each of the more than 220 countries and territories that it serves. Price adjustments will vary from country to country, depending on local conditions, and will apply to all customers where contracts allow.