FedEx Provides Logistic Support for the 22nd Busan International Film Festival
SEOUL, October 11, 2017 — FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, will provide logistical support to the 22nd Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) from October 12 to October 21. As the official carrier, FedEx will be responsible for the inbound and outbound shipments and customs clearance of more than 360 films that will be shown at the festival including 300 invited films from 76 different countries.
This is the 9th consecutive year that FedEx has served as the official carrier for BIFF. Since 2009, FedEx has shipped more than 2,500 films from all over the world for BIFF using its global network to connect to 220 countries and territories.
This year, FedEx will invite 200 customers to BIFF 2017 to enjoy exclusively selected films. In addition, FedEx will open a service center at Asian Film Market 2017 on October 14 to October 17 at the BEXCO Exhibition Center 2. At the center, buyers, sellers, and film industry representatives from around the world will be able to access FedEx reliable transportation services.
In addition to BIFF, FedEx Express Korea was the official carrier at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BiFan), the Korea International Art Fair (KIAF), the Asia Top Gallery Hotel Art Fair (AHAF), the Seoul International Youth Film Festival (SIYFF), and the Seoul International Family Film Festival (SIFFF).