APL Logistics forms joint venture with Arab Global Logistics in Oman
Sept 14, 2016: APL Logistics announced the setting up APL Logistics Oman, a new joint venture company with Arab Global Logistics in Oman.
APL Logistics Oman will spearhead efforts to develop Oman as a regional logistics hub to serve local and international customers in the Middle-East and East Africa, according to a statement issued to the press.
APL Logistics is the go-to global supply chain specialist for companies in the automotive, consumer, industrials, and retail sectors. The new Muscat-based joint venture company is backed by APL Logistics’ deep logistics expertise and global execution experience.
Customers can look forward to a comprehensive offering of high-tech, flexible logistics services that solve complex everyday issues across inbound and production logistics, finished vehicle logistics, multi-modal transportation, consolidation, order management, customs brokerage and packaging.
Joerg Granzow, APL Logistics regional leader for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), said, “We are excited about the compelling growth prospects in Oman and the Middle East, with rising consumption and rapid diversification of economic activities. We chose Oman for its strategic location within the region, well-established infrastructure and highly capable workforce."