Crane Worldwide Logistics opened a dedicated office in Dammam this month, its first the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as it pursues greater opportunities in the GCC’s largest economy.
Covering airfreight, ocean freight and logistics services, the office is strategically located in Al-Khobar which is served by King Fahd International airport and King Abdul Aziz Port.
“Saudi Arabia is seen by ourselves and many of our clients as an upcoming logistics hub. With economic diversification as a focus, commercial growth is paving the way for transport infrastructure development particularly at airport and ocean ports,” says Gerard Ryan, regional vice president, EMEIA.
“It is an exciting time for us to be opening our doors in Saudi Arabia with our experienced team, we openly invite new clients to try our technology, products and services and discover why Crane Worldwide is highly recommended by others in the Middle East region,” he adds.
“Our new operation in Saudi Arabia is yet another step forward in our commitment to our client’s business in the Middle East,” said John Magee, president and CEO at Crane Worldwide Logistics. “As the major crossroad between Asia, Africa and Europe, having our own offices in strategic locations across the Middle East region, will provide us with the opportunity to expand the services and benefits we are currently offering our clients in other regions.”
Crane Worldwide Logistics also has its own offices in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi with business across a number of sectors including automotive, aerospace and energy.