NIA launches new warehouse in JAFZA
NIA has opened a large new warehouse in Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) to function as the design, marketing and logistics centre for the company’s marketing and warehousing requirements.
"The launch of this facility is an important step forward in NIA’s strategy, strengthening our competitive position in the Middle East and Africa region," said Zakir Ahmed, the managing director of NIA UAE.
"Our new facility will house 14,000 sq m of office space, 3000 sq m of office area, and a warehouse spanning 9,000 sq m," he added.
NIA is a UAE-based enterprise dealing in home appliances and HVAC (heating, ventilation and air-conditioning) solutions and the new facility will offer a wide range of services including a technology centre displaying the latest developments in air conditioning.
It will also feature an academy for training and certification of engineers, as well as logistics and operations, with total a storage capacity of 100,000 units, said the company which was founded in 1970 at Tehran, Iran.
"As of 2016, NIA serves over 100 accounts in the UAE, including key ones with turnover exceeding Dh15 million ($4.08 million),” said Ahmed.
The launch of this new facility is expected to help the company reach a turnover of Dh500 million ($136 million) in the next two to three years, he added.