Supply Chain

Autoterminal Khalifa Port to manage new roro terminal in Abu Dhabi
Autoterminal, a member of the Noatum Maritime Group, and Abu Dhabi Ports, have signed a shareholder agreement for the creation of a joint venture company called Autoterminal Khalifa Port, to manage the roro/car terminal in Khalifa Port under a 15 year concession.
DP World plans to develop inland terminal in Jammu and Kashmir
The government of Dubai, global trade enabler DP World and the government of Jammu and Kashmir have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to explore opportunities to develop trade infrastructure in the Indian state.
Siemens says EXPO 2020 will transform UAE logistics
Europe’s largest industrial manufacturer said it will likely double its airport logistics workforce in Dubai over the next five years as the UAE’s airports and ports begin reaping the benefits of a new industrial revolution.
Eniverse seeks to disrupt Dubai last mile with DoorBox
The DoorBox is a fully automated receiving box that will be placed outside of the delivery destination.
UAE logistics firms gear up for compliance with new Emiratisation law
Following an announcement by the Ministry of Emiratisation and Human Resources that Article 14 of the labour law will be enacted and enforced, logistics companies have begun to make moves to highlight their Emiratisation programs.
Princess Haya announces humanitarian logistics data bank
A year after calling for the creation of a system to collect real-time data for the deployment of aid to humanitarian crises areas, Princess Haya has announced the launch of the Humanitarian Logistics Data Bank.
FEATURE: Crown Fine Art Middle East
How do the logistics of fine art differ from the rest of the industry?
FOCUS: The extraordinary A380 supply chain
Each A380 is made up of 4-million individual parts, but the plane itself is assembled in six sections that are built at five different plants around Europe and then transported by land, sea and air to a final assembly line in Toulouse.
Dubai fruit and veg sellers offer next-day delivery from India
A local fruit and vegetable retailer in Dubai, Naturebeatz, is offering next-day delivery for freshly harvested produce from across South Asia, beating out many large FMCG retailers in the UAE.
How the World Food Program’s Dubai hub could save 1.5-million people
Princess Haya bint Al Hussein this week contributed to a new fund to allow the rapid purchase of stocks of high-energy biscuits designed to ensure a source of nutrition for communities facing a human catastrophe anywhere in the world.
Saudi Logistics Sector: Towards 2030 Vision and Beyond
Meshal Almofadhi, a researcher at Aston Logistics & Systems Institute, UK, specialising in the supply chain and logistics sector in the Middle East summarises the key challenges for the Saudi logistics sector.
DHL: tech innovation presents tremendous opportunity for GCC logistics
Express logistics giant DHL is exploring how innovation in the logistics industry can support the future of transportation around the world and in the Middle East region.