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Shipping service ‘Galex’ added to King Abdulaziz Port in Dammam

Emirates Shipping Line (ESL) has introduced a new shipping service named “Galex” to King Abdulaziz Port in Dammam, the Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) has announced.
The new shipping service will link King Abdul Aziz Port in Dammam to eight regional and international ports, including Shanghai, Xiamen, Dachan Bay, and Qingdao in China; Busan in Korea; Klang in Malaysia; Sohar in Oman; and Khorfakkan in the UAE. It will operate weekly trips with a capacity of up to 3,000 TEUs, a Saudi Press Agency (SPA) report said.
This development underscores the accomplishments of King Abdulaziz Port in Dammam, showcasing advanced operational standards and robust logistical capabilities.
Large vessels
These attributes attract large vessels and major global shipping lines, aligning with the goals of the National Transport and Logistics Strategy (NTLS) to position the kingdom as a pivotal global logistics hub spanning three continents.
Notably, the partnerships established by Mawani with major global shipping lines contribute to the development of the kingdom’s ports, enhancing competitiveness, infrastructure, maritime transport routes and operational efficiency.
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