Kanoo Logistics opens distribution hub in Dammam
Kanoo Logistics has launched its brand new, sophisticated logistics facility near the King Abdul Aziz Port in Dammam in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern province.
The new distribution centre features a 100,000sqm. yard and a 10,000sqm. warehouse. The multipurpose facility contains 500sqm. of elevated staging area and 5,000sqft. of parking space.
“Kanoo Logistics chose this strategically situated venue with close proximity to the port to build the new warehouse since it is an ideal location to store both imported and exported goods,” said Fawzi Ahmed Kanoo, YBA Kanoo’s acting CEO.
Kanoo Logistics’ network includes both dedicated and multipurpose warehouses in Saudi Arabia (Dammam, Jeddah and Riyadh), and in the UAE Oman and Bahrain, which have a combined capacity exceeding 40,000sqm. of storage space. It also holds open yard storage facilities in Saudi Arabia, comprising over 325,000sqm.
The network provides storage for a variety of products including the petrochemicals and automotive industries, as well as fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) and has a specialised hazardous chemicals facility in Dammam.