Transport

APL leverages Jebel Ali transhipment hub as it refines Asia-Gulf network
APL said the refinements are aimed at providing wider market coverage and better connectivity between the Far East and the Middle East.
SafeSTS Middle East completes five UAE ship-to-ship transfers for two oil majors
The first two transfers took place at the company’s Khor Fakkan C Anchorage, whilst the next three were at its Fujairah S Anchorage.
Albwardy Damen expands UAE services with new facility in Dubai Maritime City
With this move, Albwardy Damen anticipates an increase in operations and is optimistic of opportunities to foster strong relations with new clients says Lars Seistrup, managing director, Albwardy Damen.
FedEx Express increases frequency on Memphis-Dubai air cargo route
FedEx ups capacity on Memphis-Dubai service via air cargo hub in Europe.
Emirates SkyCargo plans to bring entire network under Cargo iQ processes
Currently cargo from 103 stations and over 9,000 trade lanes in Emirates SkyCargo’s global network are part of the Cargo iQ Partner stations initiative.
Damen hands over four FCS 2610 vessels to Allianz during ADIPEC
The newly delivered FCS 2610 vessels will undertake work in the ADMA oil field in Abu Dhabi, providing logistics services and safe crew transfer, as part of a 5-yeard contract awarded to ADNOC LS and ADNOC Offshore.
DP World chairman issues trade warning due to US-China spat
Sulayem said that he believes financial institutions are becoming increasingly cautious and taking measures such as tightening lending in reaction to trade tensions, which is likely to negatively impact growth in emerging markets.
MAN Truck & Bus Jordan provides 101 new vehicles to Greater Amman Municipality
The new commercial vehicle fleet from MAN will help Greater Amman Municipality meet its Green Amman 2020 goals.
UPS Worldwide Express service expanded in Middle East
The expansion also includes later pick-up times, improved time-in-transit and Saturday delivery in seven countries in ISMEA
Saudi Arabia’s shipping giant Bahri looks for acquisitions in Middle East
Acquisitions in the pipeline will be financed from the company’s own funds and banking finance, the CEO said.
Maritime’s digital dilemmas: navigating transformation across the ecosystem
Pieter Zylstra is director of digital transformation for the Middle East & Africa at Orange Business Services; he was a panel speaker at the recent Seatrade Middle East 2018 conference in Dubai
DP World’s Bin Sulayem replaces Richard Branson as Hyperloop One chairman
The senior management appointments bring the company under the direct leadership of DP World, which in April signed a MoU with Virgin Hyperloop One to be the cargo carrying arm of the company as DP World CargoSpeed.

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