Advanced MP Technology Achieves Certification to Ship Dangerous Goods


SAN CLEMENTE, CA, USA (September 27, 2017) – Advanced MP Technology (AMPT) announced today that its global logistics teams have designated staff in San Clemente, California, Hong Kong, China, and Budapest, Hungary who have achieved certification for shipping dangerous goods in accordance with the International Air Transport Association’s Dangerous Goods Regulations (IATA DGR).


In electronic component distribution, lithium battery shipments pose the greatest hazard and are the most complex to transport due to extremely strict regulations. With the successful completion of IATA DGR training, Advanced MP Technology has the certified expertise to ship lithium batteries safely and compliantly worldwide.


Alex Sapp, Advanced MP Technology’s Global Quality and Logistics Manager, says: “Considering the risks involved with dangerous goods shipments, it is imperative that anyone shipping dangerous goods is properly trained and certified before performing such functions. By successfully completing this training, we are excited to extend our logistic services to cover lithium battery shipments for our customers. With our well-trained staff and quality management system, we are confident that our customers can rely on us for any special logistic services in the entire supply chain.”


As a leading global distributor of electronic components and provider of supply chain solutions for over 39 years, Advanced MP Technology has continually focused on complying with today’s strict industry requirements and providing added-value services to their customers.

About Advanced MP Technology

Advanced MP Technology has served high technology OEM and EMS companies worldwide for over 39 years. Founded in 1978 with its headquarters based in San Clemente, California, Advanced MP Technology has established global offices and logistics centers throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe.