FedEx Express (NYSE: FDX) recently expanded its logistics and distribution operations at the Querétaro International Airport in Mexico.
The new facility totals almost 72,000 square feet and adds 173 jobs for FedEx Express in the central Mexican city of Querétaro.
FedEx is increasing its operating capacity in the region by adding 110 routes in the states of Guanajuato, San Luis Potosí, Aguascalientes, Jalisco, Zacatecas and Mexico.
Currently, FedEx Express operates a Boeing 767 at the Querétaro Intercontinental Airport that connects with a daily cargo flight from Memphis.
Since late October, FedEx Express has announced more than $40 million in investments across Mexico, including expanding facilities in León, Guanajuato and Toluca, as well as adding 6,500 part-time and full-time employees and 1,000 vehicles to its ground fleet.