The DHL Express is a part of Deutsche Post that is a logistics company of Germany, which provides services of express mail internationally. DHL is the leading service provider through air and sea in the industry of express mail. It was in the year of 1969 that this company was founded. At that time, the service was limited to delivering documents from San Francisco to Honolulu. By the later part of the 1970’s the company went through major expansion all over the world. The primary interest of the company was in the deliveries to inter-continental areas and that to the offshore destinations. However, inspired by FedEx, this company also started the expansion to intra US in the year of 1983. The company served countries like Eastern Bloc, Soviet Union, Iran, Iraq, Vietnam, North Korea and China. No other company was able to provide service to these countries at that time. Shares of DHL began to be acquired by the Deutsche Post in the year of 1998 by the year 2001, majority of the ownerships was acquitted in the year 2002 and the purchase was completed. DHL has stopped the service in the US but they are still one of the leading companies in the international market.
The tracking system of this company is not a very difficult procedure. There are many different ways of keeping track of the packages that are transported through the company. The most common and effective way to keep the track is to resort to the official website of the company. The customers will be able to get a clear idea about the system of the packing and with a registration; he or she will be able to know everything about the date of the shipment, the delivery and the departure in all the details. The customer will also be able to know the location of the consignment when en route. The tracking system of this company is highly advanced and trustworthy. The customers may also be sent the information regarding the details of the transportation through email. The efficient service and the simple tracking system make the company very popular over the world.