Transshipment Containers increase in Saudi Ports during 2018
الاثنين 1440/5/8 هـ الموافق 2019/01/14 م واس
Riyadh, 14 January 2019 SPA -- Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI)) reported that the total number of transshipment containers in Saudi ports incoming and outgoing during 2018 reached 2,086,813 containers compared with the same period of the previous year 2017, amounting to 1,931,874 containers, an increase by 8%.
The growth in the total number of transshipment containers is an indication of the integration of the Saudi ports' advanced handling infrastructure, equipment and their ease of handling in the area of container and cargo clearance, as well as the speed of loading and unloading operations.
This comes within the framework of the efforts of the Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI) to enhance the services of Saudi ports and raise the level of performance, productivity and operational and logistic capabilities to achieve the Kingdom's vision 2030.
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