LBH Zawawi Shipping and Logistics opens Sohar base

Shipping agency business is now operating in Oman's Port of Sohar.
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LBH Zawawi Shipping & Logistics, a joint venture between global shipping agency LBH Group and Oman’s Qais Zawawi Group, has commenced operations at the Port of Sohar in Oman.

"We are proud to join forces with our local partners, Alawi Enterprises, the flagship company of Qais Zawawi Group, which is active in various sectors in the Omani economy including minerals and services," said Jan Lagendijk, president of LBH Group.

“Together with our partners, we are looking forward to extending our services to the shipping and logistics community active in this region and explore various opportunities in this growing market,” he added.

In view of the growing importance of Sohar as a regional shipping hub, Qais Zawawi Group will not only track local business enquiries for the LBH Group, but also expand the operations in the Gulf region.

"We always try and align our business development to the growing needs of the economy of the country and are proud of the growth Oman has achieved in port and shipping related industry," added Sasi Madathil, CEO of Alawi Enterprises. “We hope the collaboration with LBH Group will contribute to further enhance Sohar's position as a rising maritime hub on an international platform.”

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