SEATTLE, Nov. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPD), today announced that on November 7, 2017, its Board of Directors declared a semi-annual cash dividend of $0.42 per share, payable on December 15, 2017 to shareholders of record as of December 1, 2017.

Expeditors is a global logistics company headquartered in Seattle, Washington. The Company employs trained professionals in 177 district offices and numerous branch locations located on six continents linked into a seamless worldwide network through an integrated information management system. Services include the consolidation or forwarding of air and ocean freight, customs brokerage, vendor consolidation, cargo insurance, time-definite transportation, order management, warehousing and distribution and customized logistics solutions.

Jeffrey S. Musser Bradley S. Powell Geoffrey Buscher
President and Chief Executive Officer Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Director - Investor Relations
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