Riyadh — The Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI) organized a meeting dedicated to strengthening its partnerships with the main local and international shipping companies.
MAWANI Chairman Omar Hariri chaired the meeting held with the top 15 national and global shipping companies to discuss the latest developments in the shipping industry, develop strategic plans for the growth of the Kingdom’s seaports , improve operational processes and promote port services. .
The move is part of the Authority’s strategy to promote effective collaboration across the Kingdom’s import and export operations ecosystem, and supports economic and trade growth by facilitating the commercial exchanges.
The meetings reflect MAWANI’s commitment to further strengthen international cooperation and build relationships with maritime authorities around the world.
By working closely with key industry players, the meetings aim to deliver an improved customer experience at the Kingdom’s seaports. The objectives of the meetings include improving operational processes, increasing communication and supporting key business partners, in addition to activating collaborations that add value to global shipping companies.
The meetings included the participation of representatives from some of the world’s leading shipping lines, including Bahri, Cruise Saudi, Hapag-Lloyd, Maersk, CMA-CGM, Evergreen Marine, Ocean Network Express (ONE), COSCO Shipping Lines, Pacific International Lines ( PIL), Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM), Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), Wan Hai Lines and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line). — SPA