Rabigh Petrochemical Logistics opens new Saudi facility
Rabigh Petrochemical Logistics (RPL) announced the opening of its new regional warehouse in Rabigh last week.
The new warehouse is located at Rabigh Plus Tech Park in Rabigh (RPTP). The opening ceremony was attended by top officials of PetroRabigh, various clients in RPTP, as well as executives from Almajdouie and the Sumitomo Warehouse Co. management team.
The total area for RPL is 30,000sq.m. with an area of 13,000sq.m. covered warehouse built with storage space and 300sq.m. temperature controlled warehouse. In addition, there is also around 5,000sq.m. of open sky storage and two container docking stations. The warehouse is made with world class safety and security standards which ensure handling of the products with great care. Presently, RPL annually handles 1.6 million tonnes of materials inside PRC warehouse, of which, 8% to 12% is expected to be handled in RPTP. Aside from this new warehouse, RPL is also operating its existing warehouse facility in Riyadh.
This investment demonstrates RPL’s commitment to offer broad and innovative logistics solutions to its long term strategic customers. With this new setup, RPL is looking forward to provide total logistics solutions to its major client PetroRabigh, as well as other potential customers in RPTP.
RPL has already started working with other major RPTP tenants like ASTRA, SPCS (Sumitomo Chemical Polymer Compounds Saudi Arabia) and AJMC (Arabian Japanese Membrane Company).