Browsing: King Abdullah Port

HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince, Vice President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Defense, officially inaugurated King Abdullah Port on Monday, 11 February 2019, during a visit to King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC). The visit came during a series of internal tours of projects located in the Kingdom’s provinces.

Saudi Airlines Cargo Company has signed a joint agreement with King Abdullah Port, at King Abdullah Economic City, 90 kilometers north of Jeddah, to enhance collaboration opportunities & establish a secure logistical operations zone.

The agreement, which comes shortly after inaugurating King Abdullah Port will establish an Air-Sea-Air cargo corridor with the surrounding airports to ensure the smooth flow of cargo to the port and re-export it by the air in line with the Saudi Vision 2030 aiming to turn the Kingdom into an international logistics hub.

For the second consecutive year, King Abdullah Port extends its support to Breakbulk Middle East 2019.

For the first time, the upcoming fourth annual edition will be held under the patronage of H.E Dr. Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, the UAE Minister of Infrastructure Development and the Chairman of Federal Transport Authority for Land and Maritime, a remarkable feat which aligns with the event’s aim to further solidify its stance as the leading GCC event for the project cargo and breakbulk industry.

The two-day conference and exhibition taking place on the 11th and 12th of February at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, will tackle topics to aid project cargo specialists in seizing regional opportunities and constructing effective project plans.