FedEx Express expands its network in Saudi Arabia

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FedEx Express has appointed SAB Express as the global service provider for its international services, connecting Saudi Arabia with more than 220 countries and territories.

“With SAB Express as FedEx licensee in Saudi Arabia, we are leveraging their comprehensive expertise in delivering an outstanding service across the country and building on our mutual strengths to connect customers to possibilities around the world.” said Jack Muhs, regional President of FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa.

FedEx Express’s Middle East Road Network connects Saudi Arabia directly to the UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Jordan. FedEx Middle East Road Network offers customers day and time definite services with the fastest transit times for road-based delivery.

With a rapidly developing airport, maritime, railway and road infrastructure, according to export.gov, Saudi Arabia’s logistics market is valued at $18bn and is expected to reach US$25bn by 2020. Cargo growth and industry investment is set to continue growing too. A special economic zone is under development at the King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, focusing on integrated logistics.

Source: FedEx