Dunavant Expands Warehousing Presence in Laredo, Texas


To support its growing U.S. Mexico Cross Border Operations, Dunavant has executed an agreement for additional industrial warehousing space in Laredo, Texas.

The warehousing space, located at 13710 Interstate 35 Frontage Road, joins Dunavant’s warehousing presence of over 1 million square feet in Texas alone. Positioned in close proximity to two International Trade bridges, the building is Hazmat capable and C-TPAT-approved with 10,000 square feet of FTZ, a rack for 2,000 pallet locations, and 58 dock doors.

While Dunavant is headquartered in Memphis, Dunavant has held a major presence in Texas, operating over 125 intermodal trucks in the state. Of its 240 total employees across the country as well as in China, 105 are based in Texas.

Dunavant’s domestic presence for its cross border operations extends all along the border, including in Laredo, TX, El Paso, TX, Eagle Pass, TX, Pharr, TX, Brownsville, TX, Nogales, AZ, Douglas, AZ, Calexico, CA, San Diego, CA, and Otay Mesa, CA. In Mexico, Dunavant operates Intra-Mexico operations in Ensenada, Altamira, Veracruz, Manzanillo, Mexico City Airport, Guadalajara Airport, and Monterrey Airport.

“Dunavant’s advancing U.S. Mexico Cross Border activity has positioned us well to continue serving customers who are utilizing nearshoring opportunities in the supply chain,” said Johnny Araiza, Vice President Mexico and Cross Border & Mexico Operations.

Posted by Katie Elizabeth Carpenter at 11:57