Maersk Company Performance Team continues to expand and integrate end-to-end cold chains with the announcement of a new cold storage facility in Dayton in New Jersey in US opening in October 2022 to serve imports and exports to serve the New York & New Jersey metropolitan area demand. This integrates with Maersk’s Ocean Services and their first port of call in Elizabeth, NJ and the consumption patterns generated by the 20 million consumers who live within the metropolitan area. The Dayton facility will open in October 2022 and be operated by Performance Team. Site selection was based on close proximity to the container port at Elizabeth, as well as one hour drive from the port of Philadelphia and 2.5 hrs to Baltimore and Delaware. The facility features 167,812 square feet of space with 13,000 rack positions, 30 dock doors, a dry sprinkler system, refrigerated dock, trailer plug-ins, in-house clearance, refrigerated and frozen storage, 24 hour monitoring and a back-up generator. USDA import & export services, repack, re-boxing, labeling and co-packing are also available. Certifications include USDA approved, SQF certification and HACCP.Performance Team’s New Jersey operations offer ideal access to the city’s major ports with a dedicated fleet of trucks and chassis used between the warehouse and the port to expedite inland transit for refrigerated cargoes. Cold chain business in the New York & New Jersey metropolitan area continues strong and our plans are to expand supply chain capacity in this market to serve the growth aspirations of our exporters and importers with our integrated model.End-to-end supply chain solutions are created by Maersk’s Ocean services calling APM Terminals Elizabeth in New Jersey that can be integrated with Maersk Customs Services USA Inc.