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256% increase in cargo handling at Yanbu commercial port

Saudi Arabia, October 11, 2018

Yanbu Commercial Port achieved a new record by handling 323,000 tons of various types of general cargo during the month of September 2018 compared to 91,000 tons for the same period of September 2017 with an unprecedented increase by 256%.

The port achieved record rates through handling (3.08) million tons during the last nine months of 2018 compared to (2.11) million tons for the same period in 2017, an increase of (46%).

The management of the port is keen to maintain its development through attention to quality services being provided to meet the aspirations of Saudi Ports Authority 'MAWANI' and the objectives of the vision of the Kingdom 2030.

The port looks forward for more achievements by attracting new shipping lines to cope with the qualitative leap being witnessed at various levels and to highlight its economic position in the region.

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