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

KING ABDULLAH PORT’S PARTICIPATION IN BREAKBULK ME HIGHLIGHTS KSA’S STRATEGIC POSITION AS A TRADE AND LOGISTICS HUB

  Qutub: Our participation is within the framework of promoting the port at regional and international levels   Abu Dhabi, February 2018: King Abdullah Port sponsored and participated in the third edition of the Breakbulk Middle East conference and exhibition, which was held recently at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT WELCOMES DELEGATION FROM THE NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL COMMITTEE

  Qutub: Our cooperation with the National Industrial Committee allows both sides to strengthen their role in supporting the Kingdom’s growth and development journey King Abdullah Economic City, January 2018: Within the framework of promoting a strategy of cooperation with the participants in the country’s industrial system, King Abdullah Port, … Continue reading

WITH AN ANNUAL GROWTH RATE OF 21%, KING ABDULLAH PORT IS THE SECOND LARGEST PORT IN THE KINGDOM

Qutub: King Abdullah Port represents a real success story in public-private partnerships King Abdullah Economic City, January 2018: King Abdullah Port has announced a 21% increase in its annual throughput compared to 2016, reaching 1,695,322 TEU by the end of 2017 and becoming the second largest port in the Kingdom … Continue reading

King Abdullah Port Appoints Rayan Qutub as Chief Executive Officer

      King Abdullah Economic City, December 2017: The Ports Development Company, owner and developer of King Abdullah Port, has announced the appointment of Rayan Qutub as Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors welcomed the new CEO who will contribute to supporting and developing the port's activities as … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES FIRST PHASE OF ELECTRONIC INTEGRATION PROCESS WITH SAUDI CUSTOMS

Hameedadin: Electronic integration will boost operational efficiency of the Customs’ morning and evening shifts Jeddah, October 2017 King Abdullah Port has announced the completion of the first phase of integration between the Port Community System, a computerized information system that facilitates access to information and allows efficient implementation of operations … Continue reading