Arabian Supply Chain

Home / NEWS / Photo Special: Aramex reveals first hybrid bike

Photo Special: Aramex reveals first hybrid bike

by Robeel Haq on Apr 14, 2010

[More Images]

Photo Special: Aramex reveals first hybrid bike

Middle Eastern logistics company Aramex has revealed its first hybrid Piaggio bike at the 12th Lebanon Motor Show this week. The event, which was held at Beirut International Exhibition and Leisure Centre, attracted 250 exhibitors, with organisers making a prediction of 150,000 visitors over the duration of the show.

Last year, CEO Fadi Ghandour outlined plans for Aramex to become the first carbon-neutral logistics company in the world. Among its targets were a 50 per cent reduction in emissions per shipment by 2009 and a 20 per cent reduction in fuel use. The company also aimed to have two per cent of its revenue from green services by that date. “We think that we should conduct ourselves responsibly in the community we live in, and one of the issues is the environment. Being in the transport industry, which is one of the biggest polluters on earth, it is not an issue we can ignore," he said.

Click here for next photo


Please click here to comment on this article


Name *
Email *
Subject: *
Comments: *
Math Question: *
Solve this simple math problem
and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.
Refresh the image if not clear
Remember me on this computer


Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATA)
Construction Week Online Middle East
Hotelier Middle East
Arabian Oil and Gas Middle East
Utilities middle east