Highlighting its growing existence in the U.S., Bahri, an international leader in logistics as well as transportation, stood for by Bahri Logistics, one of the company's business units, participated at Breakbulk Americas 2018, the largest exhibition for the task cargo and also breakbulk market in the Americas, held from October 2-4 in Houston, Texas.
The three-day event drew in a number of visitors and exhibitors, consisting of specialized ocean service providers, products forwarders, ports and also terminals, logistics providers, export packers, and also roadway, rail, barge as well as air transport companies, among many others. The highly-anticipated exhibit, which is taken into consideration a tactical conference point for executives from leading design, procurement, as well as building (EPC), oil as well as gas, and petrochemicals project proprietors, and also leading commercial manufacturers, saw Bahri showcasing its industry-leading maritime transport capabilities and also innovation-driven logistics services.
Ahmed Al-Ghaith, President, Bahri Logistics, said: “Bahri has entered a new phase of growth and the roadmap for its future hinges on sustained expansion in regional and international markets and strengthening of maritime transportation capabilities. The strong recovery of the global economy and the rising growth in emerging and transition markets are presenting bright prospects and new opportunities for Bahri and the transportation industry in general, with the Americas remaining a key growth market.”
" At Bahri, we attach fantastic value to Breakbulk Americas, which has helped us for many years to more deepen our presence in the Americas market by offering an unmatched system to highlight our offerings as well as engage with customers as well as companions," added Al-Ghaith.
Emphasizing the importance of the area in Bahri's long-lasting growth approach, Bahri Logistics highlighted its continued expansion in this market. Business system opened its second North American workplace in 2017, in Granite Briarpark Green in Houston, which has actually aided Bahri enhance its U.S. headquarters in Baltimore as well as additional strengthen its visibility and also position in the nation's largest breakbulk as well as basic freight port, the Port of Houston.
Bahri Logistics has been calling the port for nearly three decades and is just one of minority companies offering a full-liner multi-purpose ro-ro, breakbulk and also containerized solution from the East Coast as well as Gulf Shore ports of the U.S. as well as Canada to the Middle East and the Indian subcontinent, with method ports in the Mediterranean and also Europe. The device's 6 advanced 26,000-DWT RoRoCon vessels are specifically made to carry breakbulk, project, and ro-ro cargoes, including heavyweight as well as over-dimensional tons up to 220 metric heaps.
Earlier in 2018, Bahri Logistics reached a new landmark as its Bahri Hofuf vessel discharged the heaviest item of freight that Bahri's vessels have actually ever before managed. A floating crane was deployed to assist with relocating the freight evaluating 266 MT to a barge at the Port of Houston.