KING ABDULLAH PORT WINDS UP 2019 WITH RECORD-BREAKING INCREASE IN ANNUAL THROUGHPUT OF BULK AND GENERAL CARGO

Achievement reflects the port’s ability to fulfill the Vision 2030 objective of increasing the growth percentage of non-oil exports King Abdullah Economic City, February 2020: The annual throughput of King Abdullah Port for bulk and general cargo increased to 2.98 million t by the end of 2019, compared to 689,000 … Continue reading

King Abdullah Port Organizes ‘SEA CAPTAIN DAY’ For Students Of The World Academy

King Abdullah Economic City, December 2019: King Abdullah Port organized a two-day ‘Sea Captain Day’ field trip for high school students from The World Academy. After being welcomed at King Abdullah Port’s VIP hall with brochures, the students were introduced to ports and the maritime transport sector in general and … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PRESENTS ‘INNOVATIVE LOGISTIC SOLUTIONS’ AT RIYADH CHAMBER Introductory workshop in the presence of trade, industry and logistics key players and with the participation of Saudi Exports and SIDF

Riyadh, December 2019: Riyadh Chamber was the venue for a workshop titled ‘Innovative Logistics Solutions to Upgrade Your Business’ organized by King Abdullah Port in cooperation with the Chamber as part of the Port’s efforts to strengthen ties with the trade and industry sectors in the capital. The attendees included … Continue reading

Joined by officials of government authorities in the Port KING ABDULLAH PORT DELEGATION VISITS LIVERPOOL PORT AND MEETS UK MARITIME OFFICIALS

LIVERPOOL, October 2019: As part of its strategy to learn about the best global experience sharing practices with the world’s leading ports, a delegation from King Abdullah Port, which also included officials from the Economic Cities Authority, Saudi Customs and the Border Guards, visited Liverpool Port, one of the largest … Continue reading

MSC MINA, one of the World’s Largest Container Ships, Docks at King Abdullah Port Docking of MSC MINA is a testament to the Kingdom’s increasing competitiveness and the importance of its global logistics standing

KAEC, October 2019: In its first visit to the Kingdom, MSC MINA, one of the world’s largest container ships, has docked at King Abdullah Port, the Saudi port with the capability to receive the largest vessels in the world. The docking occurred amidst a warm welcome and in the attendance … Continue reading

OOCL JOINS SHIPPING LINES OPERATING IN KING ABDULLAH PORT Chinese company is ranked among the top 10 largest container shipping companies and its operational volume exceeds 6.6 million TEU annually

King Abdullah Economic City, September 2019: In an effort to enhance the trade movement of imports and exports in the Kingdom, King Abdullah Port announced that OOCL, a Hong Kong-based shipping company, has joined the group of international companies transporting cargo and delivering maritime shipping services to and from the … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT WINS RECOGNITION AWARD FOR MOST ADVANCED PORTS DURING ITS PARTICIPATION IN THE GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE CONGRESS

Qutub: The award is a culmination of our efforts in realizing Vision 2030 Dubai, April 2018: King Abdullah Port has concluded its participation in the Global Infrastructure Congress by winning the Recognition Award for most advanced ports. The award was presented during the closing ceremony of the conference, which was … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT IS THE EIGHTH FASTEST GROWING PORT IN THE WORLD AND THE SECOND LARGEST IN SAUDI ARABIA

Qutub: The new ranking is testament to our achievements in logistics as part of our contribution to Vision 2030 KING ABDULLAH ECONOMIC CITY, April 2018: King Abdullah Port landed the eighth spot among the world’s fastest growing ports for 2017, according to Alphaliner, the global leader in analyzing maritime transport … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT WELCOMES UK AMBASSADOR AND DISCUSSES METHODS OF COOPERATION WITH BRITISH COMPANIES

  KING ABDULLAH ECONOMIC CITY, March 2018: The CEO of King Abdullah Port, Mr. Rayan Qutub, welcomed to King Abdullah Port the UK Ambassador His Excellency Mr. Simon Collis, accompanied by the British Consul in Jeddah Mr. Barrie Peach and the embassy’s commercial attaché team. In addition, the Ambassador and … Continue reading