DP World, UAE Region and Dubai Airports commended the successful establishment of direct and seamless cargo movements between Jebel Ali Port and Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International, saying it is a great business decision that will continue to contribute to the success of Dubai.
Mohammed Al Muallem, Senior Vice-President and Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region, received a high level delegation led by Andrew Walsh, Vice-President — Cargo and Logistics, Dubai Airports, at DP World Head Office in Jebel Ali.
The partnership between DP World and Dubai Airports is integral to the Dubai Logistics Corridor, which offers a sea-land-air transport link that is designed to deliver growth for all the parties involved, including Jafza and Dubai Customs. Customers benefit from single window e-clearance services, including customs, and slash transit time for their freight.
Commenting on the sea-air link that is central to the Dubai Logistics Corridor, Mohammed Al Muallem, Senior Vice-President and Managing Director, DP World, UAE Region, said: “We believe the integrated multi-modal cargo transport process created by the cooperation between DP World, UAE Region and Dubai Airports, as well as our free zone partners Jafza, is a logical step forward in Dubai’s continuous evolution as one of the finest trading hubs in the world. It brings together a sea-land-air logistics platform that delivers true value to our common customers and benefits the growth of Jebel Ali Port, DWC-Al Maktoum International and Jafza. We welcome this partnership.”
Andrew Walsh, Vice-President – Cargo and Logistics, Dubai Airports, said: “DP World, UAE Region has shown great leadership and provided invaluable support in successfully implementing this project, which connects the region’s premier airport and seaport. DP World, Dubai Airports and Dubai World Central have demonstrated to the world how business can flourish when all parties are in sync with each other and support one another. This is a great business decision that will continue to contribute to the success of Dubai.”