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Officials at the inauguration of the Saudi Logistics Services’ Jeddah station extension

Officials at the inauguration of the Saudi Logistics Services’ Jeddah station extension



SAL unveils new Jeddah station extension

01 January 2022

SAL Saudi Logistics Services, a member of Saudi Arabian Airlines Corporation, has launched the extension of its new Jeddah Station covering a 61,000-sq-m area.

The new extension also features effective cold chain facilities and new spacious storage facilities with an impeccable infrastructure for the special and highly sensitive cargo.

The extension was opened under the patronage of Engineer Saleh Al Jasser, Minister of Transport & Logistics, said a statement from SAL.

The Jeddah station extension is expected to increase SAL’s annual cargo capacity to over 800,000 tonnes in 2030 while providing retailers and companies new premium cargo services at KAIA in Jeddah, it stated. 

SAL Board Chairman Fawaz AlFawaz said the new extension comes in parallel with the National Industrial Development Program (NIDLP) – one of Vision 2030’s most prominent programs – aimed at transforming the kingdom into a global logistics hub, thus contributing to a robust and diversified economy, sustaining the growth of the sector, and creating highly competitive investment opportunities.

He also pointed out that this launch realises the true ground handling potential of SAL where the company utilises its logistics expertise to provide more developed services and solutions in and out of airports and expertly serve the international markets to strengthen the connectivity of KSA ports with hose of the entire globe. 




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