The Warehousing & Logistics Association (WLA)
The Warehousing & Logistics Association (WLA) is a Trade Organization registered with the Government of Pakistan, Federal Commerce Ministry through its Directorate General of Trade Organizations (DGTO) under Trade Organizations Act 2013 (License No. 275), incorporated with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) under Companies Act 2017 (CUIN: 0165704) and also registered with Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) vide NTN: 8074643. The Warehousing & Logistics Association (WLA) holds the mandate to represent the modern Warehousing, Logistics and allied service, as national Association, on all Pakistan with aims to promote this most emerging sector which provides essential component by supporting and providing complete modern supply chain solutions to the manufacturing, trading and agriculture sectors ultimately contributing to the economic
prosperity of Pakistan.
VISION & MISSION
⦁ TO ADVOCATE FOR AND ENTERPRISE TO DEVELOP THE MODERN WAREHOUSING & LOGISTICS SECTOR IN PAKISTAN;
⦁ TO ENCOURGE AND STIMULATE NEW INVESTMENTS AND ACHIEVE THE STATUS OF INDUSTRY;
⦁ STRIVE FOR EQUAL LEVEL PLAYING FIELD AND CONDUCIVE BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT FOR MEMBERS;
⦁ PROMOTE SERVICES PAR EXCELLENCE WITH BEST PRACTICES, TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENT, CREATING NEW JOBS AND GENERATING REVENUE FOR THE ECONOMIC PROSPERITY OF PAKISTAN.
To represent Warehousing & Logistics sector covering warehousing, logistics and complete supply and value chain solutions for manufacturing concerns, businesses, industries, business concerns, service providers, etc. rendering services and solutions through purpose-built and temperature control warehouses/ cool chains/ storages, bonded and non-bonded warehouses, and temperate maintained specialized logistics solutions etc. and to carry out all the ancillary services connected therewith; policy advocacy, business promotion/ development, improving warehousing & logistics standards and safeguard their business interests.
MANAGEMENT & SECRETARIAT
⦁ The Founder Chairman, Office Bearers & Executive Committee Members of Warehousing & Logistics Association (WLA) hold immense experience in Warehousing & Logistics business having modern Warehouses & Logistics facilities offering specialized services.
⦁ WLA Registered Office is located at the S.I.T.E. Industrial Area Karachi.
⦁ WLA Central Secretariat is also currently functional at the same location.
FOUNDER CHAIRMAN’S MESSAGE
Warehousing & Logistics have emerged as the most modern sector during the last two decades to facilitate and support the agriculture and industrial sectors which contribute a major share in the national GDP. In this modern era of automation and fierce competition, industries and brands are striving hard to provide the best quality manufactured goods to their consumers. In this connection, the industries in Pakistan are looking towards modern Warehousing services through expansion as well as a collaboration by availing the services by adding value to their supply chain management. The Manufacturing sector covering FMCG, Pharmaceutical, Food & Dairy, Textile, Cement, Construction industry, heavy machinery, and earth moving equipment sector as well as e-commerce companies have established their modern Warehousing & Logistics facility or have collaborated with various Warehousing & Logistics services providers who have established such facility for the purpose. the prosperity of Pakistan.
CHAIRMAN, OFFICE BEARERS & EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS (WLA)
Muhammad Suleman Chawla
Shaikh Sultan Ahmed
Naveed Sultan Chawla
Muhammad Yahya Chawla
Ubaid Ur Rehman
WAREHOUSING & LOGISTICS ASSOCIATION (WLA) REPRESENTS THE MODERN WAREHOUSING, LOGISTICS, SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS AND ALLIED SERVICES WITH AIMS TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP THIS MOST EMERGING SECTOR AS AN “INDUSTRY” CONTRIBUTING TO THE ECONOMIC PROSPERITY OF PAKISTAN.