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PWC Logistics joins hands with Globe Marine Services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 

 

11 September 2006

 

Kuwait: PWC Logistics today announced its merger with Globe Marine Services’ (GMS) freight forwarding division in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. GMS is a leading provider of marine services and transportation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

 

PWC Logistics has a network of 450 offices in one hundred countries across six continents. With integrated warehousing facilities, transportation and freight management services, PWC Logistics provides its customers with flexible solutions tailored to meet their individual business needs.

 

With this merger, logistics customers in the Kingdom will be able to access GMS’s extensive experience in freight forwarding within the Saudi market as well as PWC Logistics’ global expertise in supply chain management and its extensive freight forwarding network.

 

Essa Al Saleh, Managing Director – Corporate Development for PWC Logistics said: “PWC Logistics and Globe Marine Services share a common vision of optimizing freight forwarding capabilities for the benefit of our customers globally. The partnership will create synergies and alignment between the two entities and will enable PWC Logistics to offer truly complete supply chain solutions to their diverse customer base.” 

 

This merger solidifies the current working relationship between the two companies. GMS has been the exclusive freight forwarding agent for GeoLogistics, a subsidiary of PWC Logistics.


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