In the United Arab Emirates the group handled 3.6 million TEU, down 5.9 percent from a year earlier.
Gross container volumes were up 2.4% for DP World in Q1, but in the UAE cargo handled dropped by 5.9% to 3.6m TEU.
Global shipping, logistics and marine service provider GAC has announced two new appointments within its group management team.
Saudi Arabia-based Goody has entered an exclusive partnership with GULFCO to distribute its packaged food products in the UAE.
BT has announced a contract with Panalpina to transform and manage its global communications infrastructure.
The shortlists for the Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATA) have been announced.
Tokyo Freight has been awarded Best Business Partner for the Middle East at the World Cargo Alliance (WCA) awards in Abu Dhabi.
RSA Logistics has been awarded the CSR Label for its sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The American University of Sharjah’s Bachelor of Architecture programme is the first of its kind outside North America to be granted accreditation by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) of the United States.
The nomination deadline for this year’s Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATAs) has been extended until 6 April, 2016.
China and the UAE’s ever-deepening relations will have a major impact on the UAE’s logistics industry.
MiX Telematics has announced the appointment of David Nicholls as head of sales and marketing for the Middle East.
The UAE should cut all commercial ties with Iran, Lieutenant General Dahi Khalfan bin Tamim, head of General Security for the Emirate of Dubai, has said on Twitter.
Al Naboodah Cargo Centre was responsible for the shipping and logistics required in getting more than 430 boats on show at the event.
Aspen Technology has announced the appointment of Luc Chantepy as regional sales vice president for the Middle East and North Africa region.
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and Aramex have signed an MoU to launch a joint promotion for the hktdc.com Small Orders transaction platform.
Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) has launched a new app providing real-time plant performance data and analytics direct to managers' smartphones.