P.A.M. Transportation Services announced that its primary operating subsidiary, P.A.M. Transport, has received authorization from the Mexico Department of Economy to establish a network of offices in Mexico.

The company is currently in the process of registering with the relevant tax and business authorities in Mexico and expects to open its first representative office in Mexico by December.

"We believe that this represents an important step towards realizing our goal of continued growth in the Mexico market and demonstrates our commitment to customers operating in the region," said Daniel H. Cushman, president of the company. "We expect to begin the staffing of our first office in Monterrey, Mexico, later this month with personnel to promote and market our Mexico service offerings."

P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. is a truckload dry van carrier transporting general commodities throughout the continental United States, as well as in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. The Company also provides transportation services in Mexico through its gateways in Laredo and El Paso, Texas under agreements with Mexican carriers.