Wednesday, 08 February 2023 | 16:23
SPONSORS
View by:

New Trade Route to Link Jubail Commercial Port to 6 Global Ports

Tuesday, 24 January 2023 | 13:00

The Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) has today revealed the addition of Jubail Commercial Port to the India Gulf Service 1 (IG1) shipping route by ocean carrier Hapag-Lloyd.

The newest cargo service will contribute to fulfilling the ambitions of the National Transport and Logistics Strategy (NTLS) to up-scale the Kingdom’s integration with global trade networks besides improving its score in the UNCTAD’s Liner Shipping Connectivi-ty Index to 80 points.

Kicking off on 12th February, the weekly service will link the Kingdom to the ports of Jebel Ali, Karachi, Mundra, Sohar, Shuaiba, and Umm Qasar on board three containerships with an average carrying capacity of 2,400 TEUs.PNG image-3.png

A strategic trade gateway for the Kingdom’s Eastern Region and its industrial and petrochemical complexes, the Arabian Gulf port is modernly equipped to handle all kinds of vessels and goods alongside delivering a host of world-class offerings to local importers and exporters.
Source: Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani)

Recent Videos

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide Online Daily Newspaper on Hellenic and International Shipping
Next article
Back to list
Previous article

Newer news items:

Older news items:

Comments
SPONSORS

NEWSLETTER