Arabian Industry - Supply Chain Guide to Middle East industry news and tenders. Includes Construction, Hospitality, Aviation, Technology, Oil, Gas, Travel, Supply Chain, Utilities, Comms, and Petrochemicals information as well as live market data. Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://www.arabianindustry.com/supply-chain/?service=rss Sun, 23 Sep 2018 06:29:30 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com https://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Supply Chain http://www.arabianindustry.com/supply-chain/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2018 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Sun, 23 Sep 2018 06:29:30 +0400 20 Dubai Metro to get 50 new trains http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/23/dubai-metro-will-take-delivery-of-first-of-50-new-train-sets-in-november-5978648/ The first of 50 new trains for the Dubai Metro will be delivered between November, 2018 and October, 2019 in gear-up for Expo 2020. News | Supply Chain Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:29:25 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/23/dubai-metro-will-take-delivery-of-first-of-50-new-train-sets-in-november-5978648/ Saudi: Haramain high-speed train to start operations on October 1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/23/fares-announced-for-haramain-train-ahead-of-october-1st-launch-date-5978557/ The Haramain high-speed train will start commercial operations on October 1, 2018, Public Transport Authority chief Rumaih Al-Rumaih has announced. News | Supply Chain Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:09:06 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/23/fares-announced-for-haramain-train-ahead-of-october-1st-launch-date-5978557/ New road to will cut truck time between UAE emirates by 40% http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/23/new-aed-150-million-road-will-cut-truck-time-between-uae-emirates-by-40-5978570/ The road will link the Sheikh Khalifa and E99 roads with the first phases of the Khor Fakkan western road. News | Supply Chain Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:07:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/23/new-aed-150-million-road-will-cut-truck-time-between-uae-emirates-by-40-5978570/ UAE runs first intermodal transport under TIR http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/uae-runs-first-intermodal-transport-under-tir-5978297/ First ever intermodal TIR operation between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the EU is launched, with a container leaving the UAE bound for Europe under a single customs transit document and a single guarantee. News | Supply Chain Thu, 20 Sep 2018 06:02:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/uae-runs-first-intermodal-transport-under-tir-5978297/ Etihad Cargo announces date for global freighter network revamp http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/etihad-cargo-announces-date-for-global-freighter-network-revamp-5978167/ Etihad will redeploy freighter capacity on core trade lanes that connect its hub in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, and select global markets in Asia, Europe and the United States to meet growing customer demand. News | Supply Chain Thu, 20 Sep 2018 05:54:36 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/etihad-cargo-announces-date-for-global-freighter-network-revamp-5978167/ Alstom wins 12-year contract to operate Riyadh Metro lines http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/alstom-wins-12-year-contract-to-operate-riyadh-metro-lines-5977686/ Alstom, part of the FLOW Consortium, has secured the Operation and Maintenance Contract for lines 3, 4, 5 &amp; 6 of Riyadh Metro. News | Supply Chain Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:43:28 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/alstom-wins-12-year-contract-to-operate-riyadh-metro-lines-5977686/ UAE logistics sector needs to embrace crowd-sourcing, says GM of Quiqup Middle East http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/uae-logistics-sector-needs-to-embrace-crowd-sourcing-says-gm-of-quiqup-middle-east-5977699/ Quiqup, the UK-based last mile operator that recently established operations in Dubai, says that the UAE logistics sector needs to embrace crowd-sourcing to make final mile fulfilment work News | Supply Chain Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/20/uae-logistics-sector-needs-to-embrace-crowd-sourcing-says-gm-of-quiqup-middle-east-5977699/ Circle K to mark 10th year by centralising logistics operations in GCC http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/19/circle-k-to-mark-10th-year-by-centralising-logistics-operations-in-gcc-5977387/ Mini-mart group is planning to triple number of branches in UAE and open central distribution centre. News | Supply Chain Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:46:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/19/circle-k-to-mark-10th-year-by-centralising-logistics-operations-in-gcc-5977387/ RSA National launches new air cargo terminal at Dubai World Central http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/19/rsa-national-launches-new-air-cargo-terminal-in-jv-between-rsa-global-and-national-5977400/ Phase 1 completed with 13,000 sqm area consolidating freight forwarding and multimodal capabilities with expansion plans across the total land plot of 56,000 sqm. News | Supply Chain Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:37:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/19/rsa-national-launches-new-air-cargo-terminal-in-jv-between-rsa-global-and-national-5977400/ Dubai’s non-oil foreign trade reaches AED 645bn in H1 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/19/dubais-non-oil-foreign-trade-reaches-aed-645bn-in-h1-2018-5977413/ The emirate&rsquo;s free zones foreign trade scored an increase of 20 per cent, AED 43-billion in the first half of 2018 to AED 257-billion. News | Supply Chain Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:34:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/19/dubais-non-oil-foreign-trade-reaches-aed-645bn-in-h1-2018-5977413/ ALP North Industrial Park gets its first 49,000 sqm of modern grade A warehousing http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/alp-north-industrial-park-gets-its-first-49000-sqm-of-modern-grade-a-warehousing-5976685/ The demand for grade-A warehousing, which delivers significant cost savings and efficiency for users, currently far exceeds supply in Kenya News | Supply Chain Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:45:38 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/alp-north-industrial-park-gets-its-first-49000-sqm-of-modern-grade-a-warehousing-5976685/ DP World gets six new forklift trucks from Konecranes http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/dp-world-gets-six-new-forklift-trucks-from-konecranes-5976568/ The order, made in November last year, will support operations at container terminal 1 in Jebel Ali Port News | Supply Chain Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:02:22 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/dp-world-gets-six-new-forklift-trucks-from-konecranes-5976568/ Transmar adds new vessel to Adabiya departure services http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/transmar-adds-new-vessel-to-adabiya-departure-services-5976581/ This increased tonnage on the RES offers customers a more modern vessel with increased capacity and a reliable and dependable service News | Supply Chain Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:59:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/transmar-adds-new-vessel-to-adabiya-departure-services-5976581/ Dubai Maritime Law Conference to discuss current trends and issues affecting the shipping industry http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/dubai-maritime-law-conference-to-discuss-current-trends-and-issues-affecting-the-shipping-industry-5976594/ Organised and hosted by The City Law School (CLS), part of City, University of London in collaboration with the DIFC Academy of Law and the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC), this one-day event will provide a comprehensive overview of the fast-growing maritime sector in the UAE. News | Supply Chain Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:54:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/18/dubai-maritime-law-conference-to-discuss-current-trends-and-issues-affecting-the-shipping-industry-5976594/ Abu Dhabi to allow free zone companies dual licences to establish onshore branch http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/abu-dhabis-dual-freezone-license-plans-could-benefit-e-com-logistics-5975827/ The first phase of the initiative is open to companies headquartered in Abu Dhabi and based in one of its freezones. News | Supply Chain Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:44:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/abu-dhabis-dual-freezone-license-plans-could-benefit-e-com-logistics-5975827/ GCC fertilizer exports sees year on year growth of over 5%, says GPCA http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/gcc-fertilizer-exports-sees-year-on-year-growth-of-over-5-says-gpca-5975840/ According to the GPCA, fertilizer exports from the Arabian Gulf reached 20.4 million tons in 2017, growing by 5.3% year on year, and at a 6% CAGR between 2007 and 2017. News | Supply Chain Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:40:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/gcc-fertilizer-exports-sees-year-on-year-growth-of-over-5-says-gpca-5975840/ BESIX completes design and construction of Bahrain LNG Import Terminal http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/besix-completes-design-and-construction-of-bahrain-lng-import-terminal-5975853/ Construction on the terminal commenced in November 2016, with the first permanent pile completed by the end of May 2017. News | Supply Chain Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:38:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/besix-completes-design-and-construction-of-bahrain-lng-import-terminal-5975853/ ADVERTORIAL: Thai companies to visit Dubai to explore trade opportunities http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/advertorial-thai-companies-to-visit-dubai-to-explore-trade-opportunities-5976542/ Two of the visiting compnaies are Nong Nooch Tropical Garden and JD Pool News | Supply Chain Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/17/advertorial-thai-companies-to-visit-dubai-to-explore-trade-opportunities-5976542/ Etihad Cargo launches service for the cold chain industry named FreshForward http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/16/etihad-cargo-launches-service-for-the-cold-chain-industry-named-freshforward-5975268/ The new product ensures items such as fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, fish, meat and flowers move seamlessly across Etihad Cargo&rsquo;s global network until they reach their final destination. News | Supply Chain Sun, 16 Sep 2018 10:17:13 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/16/etihad-cargo-launches-service-for-the-cold-chain-industry-named-freshforward-5975268/ 'UAE forwarders could save up to AED 3.2mn per year with blockchain' http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/12/uae-forwarders-could-save-up-to-aed-32-million-per-year-with-blockchain-5973968/ Maqta Gateway CEO says forwarders could save AED 3.2-million on every 50,000 shipments per year with blockchain solution News | Supply Chain Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:35:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/12/uae-forwarders-could-save-up-to-aed-32-million-per-year-with-blockchain-5973968/ 49% of UAE shoppers likely to shop cross-border: PayPal http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/12/paypal-survey-reveals-49-of-uae-shoppers-likely-to-shop-cross-border-5973981/ Nearly half of the consumers in the UAE prefer to shop cross-border, based on their numerous preferences such as availability, affordability, convenience and security - reveals the survey, among other interesting results. News | Supply Chain Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:32:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/12/paypal-survey-reveals-49-of-uae-shoppers-likely-to-shop-cross-border-5973981/ DP World ‘to pursue all legal means’ to defend rights in Doraleh Container Terminal http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/12/dp-world-to-pursue-all-legal-means-to-defend-rights-in-doraleh-container-terminal-5973994/ The company said it would do this "in the face of Djibouti's blatant disregard for the rule of law and respect for commercial contracts" News | Supply Chain Wed, 12 Sep 2018 10:29:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/12/dp-world-to-pursue-all-legal-means-to-defend-rights-in-doraleh-container-terminal-5973994/ Noon.com hires Saudi nationals for last mile delivery http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/9/nooncom-hires-saudi-nationals-for-last-mile-delivery-5971927/ The online retailer has already developed proprietary technology that allows it to collect and delivery shipments more easily, and will soon be hiring more Saudi Arabian nationals for its last mile operations. News | Supply Chain Sun, 09 Sep 2018 10:39:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/9/nooncom-hires-saudi-nationals-for-last-mile-delivery-5971927/ Iraq’s Umm Qasr Port shutdown on weekend by protesters http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/9/iraqs-umm-qasr-port-shutdown-over-the-weekend-by-protesters-5971940/ All operations had been halted since Thursday, when protesters blocked the port&rsquo;s entrance as part of a massive wave of unrest across Basra. News | Supply Chain Sun, 09 Sep 2018 10:32:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/9/iraqs-umm-qasr-port-shutdown-over-the-weekend-by-protesters-5971940/ Kanoo Logistics opens new logistics facility in Dammam http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/6/kanoo-logistics-opens-new-logistics-facility-in-dammam-5971199/ Kanoo Logistics opens 100,000 square meter yard and a 10,000 square meters&rsquo; warehouse in Dammam. News | Supply Chain Thu, 06 Sep 2018 10:17:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/6/kanoo-logistics-opens-new-logistics-facility-in-dammam-5971199/ UK court blocks Djibouti’s attempts to terminate DP World concession http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/6/uk-high-court-blocks-djiboutis-attempts-to-terminate-dp-world-concession-5971212/ The development comes after PDSA attempted to terminate the joint venture agreement with DP World for the management of the Doraleh Container Terminal. The government of Djibouti has claimed the terms of the agreement were unfair. News | Supply Chain Thu, 06 Sep 2018 10:13:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/6/uk-high-court-blocks-djiboutis-attempts-to-terminate-dp-world-concession-5971212/ Etihad Cargo, Trinity Logistics renew air cargo partnership http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/5/etihad-cargo-trinity-logistics-renew-air-cargo-partnership-5970731/ Partnership provides Trinity with essential air freight links to Southeast Asia for its fashion and retail logistics supply chain operations News | Supply Chain Wed, 05 Sep 2018 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/5/etihad-cargo-trinity-logistics-renew-air-cargo-partnership-5970731/ SOHAR Port and Freezone orders new fleet of pilot boats from Svitzer http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/5/sohar-port-and-freezone-orders-new-fleet-of-pilot-boats-from-svitzer-5970744/ Svitzer will also provide round-the-clock operational support for ship movements in and around the rapidly growing port as part of the agreement. News | Supply Chain Wed, 05 Sep 2018 09:56:35 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/5/sohar-port-and-freezone-orders-new-fleet-of-pilot-boats-from-svitzer-5970744/ UAE considers nationwide removal of speed limit ‘buffer’ http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/5/uae-considers-nationwide-removal-of-speed-limit-buffer-5970757/ The Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi removed the buffer in an effort to standardise official speed limits, improve road safety and clear up long-standing confusion over just how fast motorists are permitted to travel. News | Supply Chain Wed, 05 Sep 2018 09:42:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/5/uae-considers-nationwide-removal-of-speed-limit-buffer-5970757/ MaK Middle East opens branch in Fujairah http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/4/mak-middle-east-opens-branch-in-fujairah-5970211/ Ship engineering specialists MaK Middle East open Fujairah office and achieve Sharjah ports license. News | Supply Chain Tue, 04 Sep 2018 10:11:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/4/mak-middle-east-opens-branch-in-fujairah-5970211/ KIZAD launches new freezone warehouses and light industrial units http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/3/kizad-launches-new-freezone-warehouses-and-light-industrial-units-5969847/ The modular units will be completed this coming October and are available for pre-booking with early bird incentives and competitive prices. News | Supply Chain Mon, 03 Sep 2018 11:31:58 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/3/kizad-launches-new-freezone-warehouses-and-light-industrial-units-5969847/ Al Rashed Peikko builds new factory and warehouse in Ras Al Khaimah http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/3/al-rashed-peikko-builds-new-factory-and-warehouse-in-ras-al-khaimah-5969860/ The new factory consists of over 3,000 m2 of production and warehousing space as well as modern office facilities. News | Supply Chain Mon, 03 Sep 2018 11:27:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/3/al-rashed-peikko-builds-new-factory-and-warehouse-in-ras-al-khaimah-5969860/ CM&E adds TAURUS tyres to portfolio of automotive products http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/3/cme-adds-taurus-tyres-to-portfolio-of-automotive-products-5969873/ Based in Hungary, TAURUS has been making budget-friendly, high-quality tyres for more than a century. News | Supply Chain Mon, 03 Sep 2018 11:24:46 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/3/cme-adds-taurus-tyres-to-portfolio-of-automotive-products-5969873/ Global air freight market rises by 2.1%, IATA reports http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/2/global-air-freight-market-rises-by-21-over-july-5968976/ The pace was the slowest experienced by the market since 2016, while also well below the five-year average growth rate of 5.1% News | Supply Chain Sun, 02 Sep 2018 01:26:39 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/2/global-air-freight-market-rises-by-21-over-july-5968976/ Vallair acquires A321 aircraft http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/2/vallair-acquires-a321-aircraft-5968924/ The latest acquisition follows the aircraft leasing company&rsquo;s recent purchase of six A320 aircraft News | Supply Chain Sun, 02 Sep 2018 11:59:06 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/sep/2/vallair-acquires-a321-aircraft-5968924/ Al Nahrain delivers ambulances to Iraqi Ministry of Health http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/30/big-pic-al-nahrain-delivers-ambulances-to-iraqi-ministry-of-health-5968326/ The project involved 60 ambulances loaded in 30 containers for the Iraqi Ministry of Health and 5 x 40' containers loaded with 5 ambulances and 2 water tankers for the Iraqi Red Crescent Society. News | Supply Chain Thu, 30 Aug 2018 12:06:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/30/big-pic-al-nahrain-delivers-ambulances-to-iraqi-ministry-of-health-5968326/ Dubai's Zaitoun Green Shipping forms consortium with international industry players http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/30/dubais-zaitoun-green-shipping-forms-consortium-with-international-industry-players-5968313/ The consortium consists of international industry players such as MacGregor, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery and Equipment, Winterthur Gas amd Diesel, Gaztransport and Technigaz, WIN GD, CargoTech and Carinafour News | Supply Chain Thu, 30 Aug 2018 12:03:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/30/dubais-zaitoun-green-shipping-forms-consortium-with-international-industry-players-5968313/ Al Nahrain delivers buggies, heavy-duty drilling rig carriers to Baghdad http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/29/al-nahrain-delivers-buggies-heavy-duty-drilling-rig-carriers-to-baghdad-5967988/ Al Nahrain was sub-contracted for the project in April 2014, for the delivery of heavy vehicles News | Supply Chain Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:32:49 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/29/al-nahrain-delivers-buggies-heavy-duty-drilling-rig-carriers-to-baghdad-5967988/ Bosch to launch eCityTruck http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/29/bosch-to-launch-ecitytruck-5967975/ The eCityTruck powertrain will equip electric vans that especially handle last-mile deliveries from distribution centres to recipients<br /> News | Supply Chain Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:30:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/29/bosch-to-launch-ecitytruck-5967975/ Internet of Things becomes success factor for logistics and retail companies http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/29/internet-of-things-becomes-success-factor-for-logistics-and-retail-companies-5967845/ Daniel Dombach, director, EMEA, industry solutions, Zebra Technologies explains how the IoT revolution is reshaping general logistics and retail supply chains. News | Supply Chain Wed, 29 Aug 2018 09:14:26 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/29/internet-of-things-becomes-success-factor-for-logistics-and-retail-companies-5967845/ Three marine technology companies collaborate to make LNG fuel a viable option http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/28/marine-engine-tech-firms-to-collaborate-in-making-green-propulsion-a-reality-5967819/ By combining their expertise and experience, the three companies deliver an effective, streamlined approach for achieving compliance with environmental legislation News | Supply Chain Tue, 28 Aug 2018 03:48:34 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/28/marine-engine-tech-firms-to-collaborate-in-making-green-propulsion-a-reality-5967819/ Work on Kuwait rail project begins http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/28/work-on-kuwait-rail-project-begins-5967624/ The first phase of the project will create a new line to Nuwaiseb on the Saudi border and a 153km line linking Kuwait City with Boubyan Port News | Supply Chain Tue, 28 Aug 2018 10:23:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/28/work-on-kuwait-rail-project-begins-5967624/ Load-ME founder and CEO says Eid holidays good for productivity http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/load-me-founder-and-ceo-says-eid-holidays-good-for-productivity-5966831/ While Stefan believes holidays ultimately boost performance, he points out the disruption they create in sectors that are reliant on elements such as border crossings and clearances. News | Supply Chain Sun, 26 Aug 2018 10:35:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/load-me-founder-and-ceo-says-eid-holidays-good-for-productivity-5966831/ Albwardy Damen becomes first ship repair company in SOHAR Port & Freezone http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/albwardy-damen-becomes-first-ship-repair-company-in-sohar-port-freezone-5966857/ The new SOHAR operations represents the fourth location of operations in the Middle East, adding to Albwardy Damen&rsquo;s Afloat Repairs Division comprehensive workshop facilities in Dubai, Sharjah, and Fujairah. News | Supply Chain Sun, 26 Aug 2018 10:27:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/albwardy-damen-becomes-first-ship-repair-company-in-sohar-port-freezone-5966857/ Little Wren head office relocates to Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/little-wren-head-office-relocates-to-dubai-5966870/ Little Wren.com already delivers internationally, and now the UAE will be a central distribution hub for the shop, with growth plans of opening an office and distribution warehouse in Dubai. News | Supply Chain Sun, 26 Aug 2018 10:26:06 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/little-wren-head-office-relocates-to-dubai-5966870/ MSC shipping line leases 2,000 new natural refrigerant-based reefers http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/msc-shipping-line-leases-2000-new-natural-refrigerant-based-reefers-5966883/ Carrier Transicold recognised the need for refrigeration technology that would neutralize concerns over GWP &ndash; in much the same way that it led the industry away from ozone-depleting refrigerants ahead of Montreal Protocol deadlines 25 years ago. News | Supply Chain Sun, 26 Aug 2018 10:12:56 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/26/msc-shipping-line-leases-2000-new-natural-refrigerant-based-reefers-5966883/ Gulftainer CEO calls for greater industry collaboration http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/20/gulftainer-ceo-calls-for-greater-industry-collaboration-5966051/ Peter Richards, CEO of Gulftainer says dialogue in the shipping industry has traditionally been relatively limited, and the relationship between port operators has been based on positive co-existence rather than meaningful cooperation. News | Supply Chain Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:06:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/20/gulftainer-ceo-calls-for-greater-industry-collaboration-5966051/ Middle East factories could be ‘world’s best’ say automation suppliers http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/20/middle-east-factories-could-be-worlds-best-say-automation-suppliers-5966064/ German-headquartered Indu-Sol, Japanese-based Mitsubishi Electric, and Cannon Automata from Italy, are among the latest global corporations commenting on the opportunities in GCC industrial and building automation that&rsquo;s projected to be worth US $10.3 billion in 2023. News | Supply Chain Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:02:39 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/20/middle-east-factories-could-be-worlds-best-say-automation-suppliers-5966064/ Tristar Kenya inaugurates CSR project at Kiserian Primary School in Kajiado County http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/20/tristar-kenya-inaugurates-csr-project-at-kiserian-primary-school-in-kajiado-county-5966077/ Tristar Kenya&rsquo;s Office in Nairobi oversaw the construction of two new sanitary facilities for both boys and girls, with bio-digesters, modern cisterns and flowing water, sanitary bins and hand wash dispensers. News | Supply Chain Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:00:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/20/tristar-kenya-inaugurates-csr-project-at-kiserian-primary-school-in-kajiado-county-5966077/ DP World announces 'robust financial results' in H1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/19/dp-world-announces-robust-financial-results-in-h1-5965830/ The revenue growth was driven by containerised volume growth across all three regions and the impact of new acquisitions including Drydocks World LLC (Drydocks), Dubai Maritime City (DMC) and Cosmos Agencia Mar&iacute;tima (CAM), the company said in a statement. News | Supply Chain Sun, 19 Aug 2018 10:12:05 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/19/dp-world-announces-robust-financial-results-in-h1-5965830/ Emirates SkyCargo launches Emirates Pets http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/19/emirates-skycargo-launches-emirates-pets-5965739/ With Emirates Pets, the entry level solution, Emirates SkyCargo will offer airport to airport transportation for pets across the carrier's network of over 160 destinations News | Supply Chain Sun, 19 Aug 2018 10:09:39 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/19/emirates-skycargo-launches-emirates-pets-5965739/ Hapag-Lloyd focuses on growing market in East Africa http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/19/hapag-lloyd-focuses-on-growing-market-in-east-africa-5965752/ Hapag-Lloyd is expanding East African services in September with a weekly connection to and from Nhava Sheva, Mundra, Khor Fakkan, Jebel Ali, Mombasa and Dar es Salaam. News | Supply Chain Sun, 19 Aug 2018 10:06:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/19/hapag-lloyd-focuses-on-growing-market-in-east-africa-5965752/ RSA Global signs deal with Immensa Technology Labs to offer digital warehousing http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/rsa-global-signs-deal-with-immensa-technology-labs-to-offer-digital-warehousing-5965362/ Through the partnership with Immensa, RSA will be able to provide customers with on-demand inventory production capability. News | Supply Chain Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:42:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/rsa-global-signs-deal-with-immensa-technology-labs-to-offer-digital-warehousing-5965362/ Crown Fine Art opens specialist art logistics warehouse in JAFZA http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/crown-fine-art-opens-specialist-art-logistics-warehouse-in-jafza-5965375/ New warehouse will also be used to store collections of the British auction house Christie&rsquo;s. News | Supply Chain Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:36:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/crown-fine-art-opens-specialist-art-logistics-warehouse-in-jafza-5965375/ Tasneef to implement FTA’s decision on certificates for vessels from black-listed countries http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/tasneef-to-implement-ftas-decision-on-certificates-for-vessels-from-black-listed-countries-5965388/ FTA&rsquo;s circular will come into effect on January 1st, 2019. News | Supply Chain Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:33:31 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/tasneef-to-implement-ftas-decision-on-certificates-for-vessels-from-black-listed-countries-5965388/ Emirates SkyCargo carries largest ever shipment of vaccines on a single flight http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/emirates-skycargo-carries-largest-ever-shipment-of-vaccines-on-a-single-flight-5965401/ A total of 36 Envirotainer containers were loaded on the freighter at Milan, one of the designated airports in Emirates SkyCargo&rsquo;s pharma corridor programme. News | Supply Chain Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:27:55 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/16/emirates-skycargo-carries-largest-ever-shipment-of-vaccines-on-a-single-flight-5965401/ DB Schenker selects Amana Contracting to build solar PV power plant at warehouse http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/15/db-schenker-selects-amana-contracting-to-build-solar-pv-power-plant-at-warehouse-5964985/ The solar PV system will be composed of 7,000 high-efficiency 72-cell solar modules and other state-of-the-art proprietary components expected to generate 3,675 MWh of energy during its first year of operation. News | Supply Chain Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:49:47 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/15/db-schenker-selects-amana-contracting-to-build-solar-pv-power-plant-at-warehouse-5964985/ Gulf Navigation reports loss of AED14.7mn in Q2 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/15/gulf-navigation-reports-loss-of-aed147mn-in-q2-5964998/ The upgrade will equip GulfNav vessels with state-of-the-art technologies that will reduce operational expenses. News | Supply Chain Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:46:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/15/gulf-navigation-reports-loss-of-aed147mn-in-q2-5964998/ Maersk and IBM's blockchain solution A.P. Moller to be 'fully commercially available' by 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/14/maersk-and-ibms-blockchain-solution-ap-moller-to-be-fully-commercially-available-by-2019-5964621/ TradeLens has been joined by 94 major players like freight forwarder Agility, CEVA Logistics, ocean carrier Pacific International Lines (PIL) and a network of 20 port and terminal operators that span 234 maritime gateways. News | Supply Chain Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:58:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/14/maersk-and-ibms-blockchain-solution-ap-moller-to-be-fully-commercially-available-by-2019-5964621/ Schneider Electric develops traceability tool for food supply chains http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/14/schneider-electric-develops-traceability-tool-for-food-supply-chains-5964634/ Schneider Electric has unveiled a proof of concept for its new &ldquo;End to End Traceability&rdquo; application for food and beverage logistics. News | Supply Chain Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:55:14 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/14/schneider-electric-develops-traceability-tool-for-food-supply-chains-5964634/ Gulftainer starts construction of Saja’a Permanent Access Road http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/14/gulftainer-starts-construction-of-sajaa-permanent-access-road-5964647/ Gulftainer invests AED11-million in road to link Saja&rsquo;a Industrial Investment Park with Sharjah&rsquo;s three key commercial ports. News | Supply Chain Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:31:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/14/gulftainer-starts-construction-of-sajaa-permanent-access-road-5964647/ Emirates Auction signs deal with Ajman Free Zone to sell seized cargo http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/emirates-auction-signs-deal-with-ajman-free-zone-to-sell-seized-cargo-5963347/ Emirates Auction will organise online auctions to sell cargo that has been seized News | Supply Chain Thu, 09 Aug 2018 04:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/emirates-auction-signs-deal-with-ajman-free-zone-to-sell-seized-cargo-5963347/ Exports from Peru to UAE grows 10,000% http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/exports-from-peru-to-uae-grows-10000-5963269/ This increase has prompted massive investment in logistics infrastructure by DP World and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority News | Supply Chain Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:45:25 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/exports-from-peru-to-uae-grows-10000-5963269/ Bosch takes steps to improve efficiency and safety in logistics http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/bosch-takes-steps-to-improve-efficiency-and-safety-in-logistics-5963282/ At the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hannover, Bosch, a supplier of technology and services is presenting its innovations for tomorrow&rsquo;s freight traffic. News | Supply Chain Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:41:59 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/bosch-takes-steps-to-improve-efficiency-and-safety-in-logistics-5963282/ Chevin Fleet Solutions plan to expands operations in Middle East http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/chevin-fleet-solutions-plan-to-expands-operations-in-middle-east-5963295/ As of July 2018, the software company will work with Dubai-based distributor, Location Solutions, to promote its FleetWave product to a wider audience. News | Supply Chain Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:32:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/9/chevin-fleet-solutions-plan-to-expands-operations-in-middle-east-5963295/ Agility reports 20% increase in net profits in Q2 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/7/agility-reports-double-digit-performance-in-second-quarter-of-2018-5962437/ Bolstered by its thriving logistics business, the company reported a 20% rise in net profit for the quarter News | Supply Chain Tue, 07 Aug 2018 01:52:27 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/7/agility-reports-double-digit-performance-in-second-quarter-of-2018-5962437/ ISS Worldwide official reports lower shipping volumes for expats returning home http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/6/iss-worldwide-official-reports-lower-shipping-volumes-for-expats-returning-home-5961982/ The regional manager of the removal division at ISS Worldwide also noted July is typically the busiest month for repatriation News | Supply Chain Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:22:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/6/iss-worldwide-official-reports-lower-shipping-volumes-for-expats-returning-home-5961982/ LogistaaS's new module manages tariffs, generates instant quotations http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/logistaass-new-module-manages-tariffs-generates-instant-quotations-5961735/ With the new module, companies using LogistaaS&rsquo;s CRM, or Freight Management solutions, can create their own tariffs or upload those of various shipping lines, airlines, trucking companies, and other vendors. News | Supply Chain Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:39:04 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/logistaass-new-module-manages-tariffs-generates-instant-quotations-5961735/ London tribunal rules in favour of DP World http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/london-tribunal-rules-in-favour-of-dp-world-5961358/ These developments come several months after tensions between Djibouti and DP World over the terms of the concession agreement came to a head with Djibouti seizing control of Doraleh Container Terminal. News | Supply Chain Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:28:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/london-tribunal-rules-in-favour-of-dp-world-5961358/ UASC files law suit against Miami-based World Fuels Services for ‘off-spec’ fuel oil http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/uasc-files-law-suit-against-miami-based-world-fuels-services-for-off-spec-fuel-oil-5961371/ The Middle East shipping giant is seeking relief from damages incurred through the bunkering of the off-spec fuel oil. News | Supply Chain Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:26:48 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/uasc-files-law-suit-against-miami-based-world-fuels-services-for-off-spec-fuel-oil-5961371/ Slow technological progress, tariffs "limiting factors" in solar market growth: Aramax http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/slow-technological-progress-tariffs-limiting-factors-in-solar-market-growth-aramax-5961384/ Success of many solar projects in the Middle East stems from tariffs which tend to form one of the biggest barriers to entry for new players says Aramex. News | Supply Chain Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:22:51 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/slow-technological-progress-tariffs-limiting-factors-in-solar-market-growth-aramax-5961384/ Bahri resumes shipments through Bab El-Mandab Strait http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/bahri-resumes-shipments-through-bab-el-mandab-strait-5961397/ It&rsquo;s unclear what additional security measures have been put in place to satisfy Bahri of the security of its vessels. News | Supply Chain Sun, 05 Aug 2018 11:20:29 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/5/bahri-resumes-shipments-through-bab-el-mandab-strait-5961397/ Aramex reports net profit increase of 26% http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/2/aramex-reports-net-profit-increase-of-26-5960851/ Obeid said that the company would continue to deliver on its digital transformation strategy moving forward News | Supply Chain Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:26:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/2/aramex-reports-net-profit-increase-of-26-5960851/ Fire reported on ship in Abu Dhabi shipyard http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/2/fire-reported-on-ship-in-abu-dhabi-shipyard-5960864/ The cause of the fire is still unclear, but no one is believed to have been injured by the incident. News | Supply Chain Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:12:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/2/fire-reported-on-ship-in-abu-dhabi-shipyard-5960864/ Off duty pilot restrained after threatening to blow up plane http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/2/off-duty-pilot-restrained-after-threatening-to-blow-up-plane-5960773/ The 27-year-old swore at passengers, insulted and assaulted the stewardess and grabbed two beers without permission, according to court documents. News | Supply Chain Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:07:57 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/2/off-duty-pilot-restrained-after-threatening-to-blow-up-plane-5960773/ Bahri VLCCs gather off Oman's coast as Saudi halts shipments through Bab el-Mandeb http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/1/bahri-vlccs-gather-off-omans-coast-as-saudi-halts-shipments-through-bab-el-mandeb-5960383/ At least six Bahri-owned very large crude carriers (VLCCs) have anchored off Salalah as the Bab el-Mandeb strait ban continues. News | Supply Chain Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:56:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/1/bahri-vlccs-gather-off-omans-coast-as-saudi-halts-shipments-through-bab-el-mandeb-5960383/ Agility wins $142-million US military logistics contract http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/1/agility-secures-142-million-us-military-logistics-contract-5960396/ Agility has been awarded a contract by the US-based Defence Logistics Agency to provide fuel storage services in Guam. News | Supply Chain Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:52:07 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/aug/1/agility-secures-142-million-us-military-logistics-contract-5960396/ DAFZA reduces business setup cost by up to 65% http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/31/dafza-reduces-business-setup-cost-by-up-to-65-5960045/ DAFZA has revisited and reduced registration, license, and staff visa fees for new investors by 65%, 33%, and 20%, respectively. News | Supply Chain Tue, 31 Jul 2018 12:04:44 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/31/dafza-reduces-business-setup-cost-by-up-to-65-5960045/ Siemens secures baggage handling contract at two international airports http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/29/siemens-secures-baggage-logistics-contract-at-both-dubai-airports-5959057/ The contract covers the baggage handling systems at Terminals 1, 2 and 3 of Dubai International as well as operation and maintainence of the recently extended baggage handling system at DWC News | Supply Chain Sun, 29 Jul 2018 10:31:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/29/siemens-secures-baggage-logistics-contract-at-both-dubai-airports-5959057/ Saudi’s Bahri reports 20% net profit growth following fleet expansion http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/29/saudis-bahri-reports-20-net-profit-growth-following-fleet-expansion-5959070/ Bahri said new vessels commissioned into Bahri&rsquo;s fleet over the last six months helped it offset any negative impact of lower transportation rates during the quarter. News | Supply Chain Sun, 29 Jul 2018 10:28:28 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/29/saudis-bahri-reports-20-net-profit-growth-following-fleet-expansion-5959070/ Emirates SkyCargo flies race car to Silverstone http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/29/emirates-skycargo-flies-race-car-to-silverstone-5959083/ Emirates SkyCargo regularly transports high value, unique and luxury automobiles on both its passenger aircraft and freighters across its global network. News | Supply Chain Sun, 29 Jul 2018 10:23:29 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/29/emirates-skycargo-flies-race-car-to-silverstone-5959083/ Danube Home invests in new warehouse management system http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/26/danube-home-invests-in-new-warehouse-management-system-5958342/ In an effort to enhance its supply chain, Danube Home chose Infor SCE to increase efficiency, throughput, and service levels of its operations. News | Supply Chain Thu, 26 Jul 2018 10:33:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/26/danube-home-invests-in-new-warehouse-management-system-5958342/ DP World braces for tough Q2 results http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/25/dp-world-braces-for-tough-second-quarter-results-after-strong-start-in-h1-of-2018-5957796/ At a consolidated level, DP World&rsquo;s terminals handled 18.6 million TEU in H1, a 4 percent increase on a reported basis and a 4.5 percent year-on-year increase on a like-for-like basis. News | Supply Chain Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:23:10 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/25/dp-world-braces-for-tough-second-quarter-results-after-strong-start-in-h1-of-2018-5957796/ Kibsons International expands logistics operations in Dubai with new warehouse http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/25/kibsons-international-expands-in-dubai-with-mhe-from-al-bahar-5957809/ Al-Bahar delivered seventeen units for a mixed fleet of Cat Lift trucks and UniCarriers forklifts that will enable Kibsons to carry out warehousing functionalities efficiently. News | Supply Chain Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:19:10 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/25/kibsons-international-expands-in-dubai-with-mhe-from-al-bahar-5957809/ DP World to build and operate logistics hub in Mali http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/25/dp-world-to-build-and-operate-logistics-hub-in-mali-5957666/ DP World has signed an agreement with the government of Mali to build and operate Mali Logistics Hub (MLH) News | Supply Chain Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/25/dp-world-to-build-and-operate-logistics-hub-in-mali-5957666/ GT USA welcomes Mercer Timber Products at Canaveral Cargo Terminal http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/24/gt-usa-welcomes-mercer-timber-products-at-canaveral-cargo-terminal-5957211/ The consignment from the premier producer of commodity pulp and lumber included 6,000 cubic meters or 1,300 bundles of softwood lumber News | Supply Chain Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:33:11 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/24/gt-usa-welcomes-mercer-timber-products-at-canaveral-cargo-terminal-5957211/ Tristar urges all drivers to drive safely and save lives and money http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/24/tristar-urges-all-drivers-to-drive-safely-and-save-lives-and-money-5957224/ According to the UK-based Royal Society for Prevention of Accidents or RoSPA, studies show an estimated 78% of the crashes have one form of inattention or distraction and that on average drivers engage in a distracting activity once every 6 minutes. News | Supply Chain Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:30:23 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/24/tristar-urges-all-drivers-to-drive-safely-and-save-lives-and-money-5957224/ UNITECHNIK provides AGVs for Emirates Flight Catering http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/23/unitechnik-provides-agvs-for-emirates-flight-catering-5956873/ According to Hans Christian Ettengruber, managing director, UNITECHNIK Dubai, the use of AVGs in Dubai is still in its infancy, with EKFC leading the adoption of this new solution. News | Supply Chain Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:13:41 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/23/unitechnik-provides-agvs-for-emirates-flight-catering-5956873/ Etihad pursuing freighter fleet revamp, selling half its planes http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/23/etihad-pursuing-freighter-fleet-revamp-selling-half-its-planes-5956626/ The airline is in &ldquo;advanced stages&rdquo; of selling five of the ten aircraft that make up its cargo fleet to a new owner. News | Supply Chain Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:59:08 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/23/etihad-pursuing-freighter-fleet-revamp-selling-half-its-planes-5956626/ Etihad Airways signs Chinese air logistics and procurement deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/22/etihad-airways-signs-chinese-air-logistics-and-procurement-deal-5956249/ Etihad will provide the companies investing in the China-UAE Industrial Park with preferred air transportation and cargo rates on the routes and services between China and other cities on Etihad Airways&rsquo; network. News | Supply Chain Sun, 22 Jul 2018 10:05:11 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/22/etihad-airways-signs-chinese-air-logistics-and-procurement-deal-5956249/ UAE and China plan to boost trade with new wholesale market http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/22/uae-and-china-plan-to-boost-trade-with-new-wholesale-market-5956262/ UAE and China plan to support trade growth between countries with wholesale market for agricultural, livestock and fishery products. News | Supply Chain Sun, 22 Jul 2018 09:53:12 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/22/uae-and-china-plan-to-boost-trade-with-new-wholesale-market-5956262/ DP World expands JAFZA with 3-million sqm ‘trader’s market’ http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/19/dp-world-expands-jafza-with-3-million-sqm-traders-market-5955690/ DP World will be building the &lsquo;Traders Market&rsquo; within the Jebel Ali Free Zone Area located in Jafza South next to the Dubai Expo 2020 site. News | Supply Chain Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:15:26 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/19/dp-world-expands-jafza-with-3-million-sqm-traders-market-5955690/ UAE's Gulftainer gets green light to operate Port of Wilmington http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/19/uaes-gulftainer-gets-green-light-to-operate-port-of-wilmington-5955703/ US Federal Government completes review of the agreement that grants Gulftainer subsidiary the rights to operate and develop the Port of Wilmington News | Supply Chain Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:12:37 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/19/uaes-gulftainer-gets-green-light-to-operate-port-of-wilmington-5955703/ Al Nahrain completes long-term power cable delivery project in Iraq http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/19/al-nahrain-completes-long-term-power-cable-delivery-project-in-iraq-5955573/ Al Nahrain have delivered 306 reels each weighing 14 tons with a 3.5m diameter, using 153 low-bed trucks. News | Supply Chain Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:09:18 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/19/al-nahrain-completes-long-term-power-cable-delivery-project-in-iraq-5955573/ DP World closes Indian logistics giant acquisition http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/18/dp-world-closes-indian-logistics-giant-acquisition-5955313/ DP World and NIIF acquire majority stake in Indian integrated multimodal logistics player Continental Warehousing Corporation. News | Supply Chain Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:38:09 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/18/dp-world-closes-indian-logistics-giant-acquisition-5955313/ University students all set to break Hyperloop speed record http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/18/university-students-all-set-to-break-hyperloop-speed-record-5955326/ The system is also envisaged to be used for the transport of cargo, providing what logistics experts have said will be air freight transit times at the cost of conventional rail. News | Supply Chain Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:35:33 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/18/university-students-all-set-to-break-hyperloop-speed-record-5955326/ Famous names enter the race for flying cars, with logistics twist http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/17/famous-names-enter-the-race-for-flying-cars-with-logistics-twist-5954572/ Rolls Royce and Aston Martin unveil their flying car concept vehicles News | Supply Chain Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:51:03 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/17/famous-names-enter-the-race-for-flying-cars-with-logistics-twist-5954572/ EGA partners with DP World after Abu Dhabi Ports deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/17/ega-partners-with-dp-world-after-abu-dhabi-ports-deal-5954585/ EGA&rsquo;s new yard at Jebel Ali Port is over 175,000 square metres and has storage capacity of around 60,000 tonnes. News | Supply Chain Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:48:21 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/17/ega-partners-with-dp-world-after-abu-dhabi-ports-deal-5954585/ Gulf Pinnacle Logistics hopes to add five more schools to bus transport business http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/16/gulf-pinnacle-logistics-to-grow-school-bus-transportation-5954039/ Gulf Pinnacle Logistics entered the school bus transportation business under the name of Gulf Pinnacle Transport (GPT) in September 2016 with three school transportation contracts providing services to 450 students with 30 busses. News | Supply Chain Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:26:24 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/16/gulf-pinnacle-logistics-to-grow-school-bus-transportation-5954039/ DP World takes legal action as China makes Djibouti move http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/15/dp-world-takes-legal-action-as-china-makes-djibouti-move-5953402/ DP World hits back as China makes move to turn Djibouti into "the Dubai of Africa". News | Supply Chain Sun, 15 Jul 2018 10:08:42 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//supply-chain/news/2018/jul/15/dp-world-takes-legal-action-as-china-makes-djibouti-move-5953402/