Major Increase in Critical Goods Handling at King Abdullah Port A solid proof of Port’s operational capabilities to serve Saudi business sectors’ varying needs

King Abdullah Economic City, September 2020: Amidst the challenges of COVID-19, King Abdullah Port has ensured uninterrupted services, playing its active role in facilitating the smooth flow of the logistics chain for essential commodities. The Port’s world-class infrastructure with mega capacity combined with its highly efficient operation capabilities enabled a … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT NOW AT HEART OF TWO NEW SHIPPING ROUTES LINKING EAST AND WEST New shipping routes are among world’s fastest

King Abdullah Economic City, August 2020: Leading international maritime shipping companies Maersk and MSC have chosen King Abdullah Port as a logistics station on the Red Sea for the two new shipping routes launched by both companies. The choice confirms the importance of the port’s location as a link between … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT WELCOMES WORLD’S LARGEST CONTAINER SHIPS-18-METER DEEP WATER BERTHS EQUIPPED TO RECEIVE SUPER-SIZED CONTAINER SHIPS EFFICIENTLY

King Abdullah Economic City, June 2020: Marking their first voyage to Saudi Arabia, mega container ships MSC Gulsun, MSC Mia and MSC Sixin recently docked at King Abdullah Port in the same week. The maiden calls from the three vessels, among the world’s largest container ships, were received and handled … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT RECEIVING CONTAINERS WITH FOOD, DRUG AND MEDICAL DEVICES TO MEET KINGDOM’S NEEDS DURING COVID-19 FIGHT

King Abdullah Economic City, March 2020: As Saudi Arabia steps up efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, King Abdullah Port re-assures its users of complete readiness to receive containers, bulk and general cargo. All terminal operations and marine services are optimized to serve all types of cargo and particularly food, … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT COMPLETES HANDLING OF 3,200 Tons OF GENERAL CARGO FOR PETRO RABIGH

New achievement confirms port’s contribution to the implementation of major freight projects in the Kingdom King Abdullah Economic City, March 2020: King Abdullah Port has announced the successful completion of the last phase of handling 3,200 tons of machines for the Petro Rabigh Phase II upgrading, a task that required … Continue reading

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