Shipping & Logistics
May 2014

EMIRATES SkyCargo has said it is on track to move to Dubai World Central (DWC) with the first phase of its building being finished. Starting this month, all 12 freighters will operate from the new cargo terminal.






May 2014

Feight volumes carried by Middle East air carriers rose 11.9 per cent in February in continuance of the growth trend in the region. The volume increase was fuelled by a stronger showing in developed economies and their expanding trade with emerging markets. However, capacity grew slower than demand, by 9.






May 2014

Kuwait-based global logistics provider Agility has won a major contract to provide logistics services at the prestigious Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) events in 2015 and 2017 in London. DSEI is one of the world’s leading defence and security supply chain exhibitions.






May 2014

FIVE heavylift pieces of infrastructure equipment were recently unloaded at Abu Dhabi’s Free Port, next to Zayed Port, constituting the largest and longest heavy cargo Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) ever handled at the port.






May 2014

Global marine terminal operator DP World hosted a conference in Dubai aimed at fostering partnerships to facilitate increased trade between Asia and Europe along the New Silk Way through Kazakhstan.






May 2014

$476.7m upgrades for Saudia SAUDI Arabian Airlines (Saudia) plans to pump in $476.7 million over the next five to seven years to boost its cargo ground handling facilities, said a report. About $26.






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