Globalia’s newsletter for September is now available for reading!

This edition of our newsletter comes with all the regular sections along with a detailed itinerary of our upcoming Annual Meeting

We are delighted to announce that the September edition of Globalia Logistics Network’s Newsletter is finally out and available for viewing on our website. Apart from all the news about the accomplishments of your fellow members we have also included a couple of interesting news from the global supply chain sector.

We have already finalized the dates and venue for our 2019 Annual Meeting. In the newsletter we have included all the essential information about the itinerary of Globalia’s 3rd Annual Meeting to be held in Abu Dhabi in March 2019. So make sure to check out and register as soon as possible!

Keep reading to find out more!

Globalia partners with WOP Dubai 2018

WOP Dubai is the only exhibition in the entire Middle East dedicated to the fresh produce industry

With its rapid growth and recognition in the fresh produce industry as the key international trade event for business leaders, International Perishables Expo Middle East – Dubai’s most celebrated event of its kind is an excellent platform that fruit & vegetable sectors around the world can use to showcase innovative and unique business concepts.

The exhibition which will be attended by a total of 5482 trade visitor from 35 countries across the world, would give the logistics and cold chain industry professionals a chance to meet and touch base with the professionals from the fresh produce industry and explore the new business opportunities within the Middle East region. It is going to be a one-stop-shop bringing together all the industry professionals of the fresh produce industry from growers to producers to wholesalers, importers, and exporters.

Participating in the exhibition would help to broaden your knowledge about the Middle East market which is one of the fastest growing markets of the world.  It would also help you find alternative markets and explore the fresh
produce related business opportunities in the UAE- the largest fresh produce exporter of the Middle East.

Globalia members who are interested to participate in this event are requested to contact:

International Perishables Expo Middle East – WOP Dubai 2018 planetfair Dubai LLC
Office No. 506, Crown Plaza |Sh.Zayed Road
PO Box 29278 Dubai, UAE
Ph. +971 43314570 | Fax.+971 43314580
www.wop-dubai.com

New brand user friendly website for Globalia Tunis

The new website of Scoop Cargo is sure to enhance the user experience 

Scoop Cargo, Globalia member in Tunis, Tunisia has recently revamped their website and come up with a new and improved design which will definitely enhance their customer’s experience. The new website contains updated info about their company along with detailed description of their activities and services.

In the words of Mr. Cherif Haj Slimane, Managing Director of Scoop Cargo “We fully understand the fact that a good website with well organized content always has a positive impact on the visitors and even greatly increases the number of visitors. This is precisely why we invested on a new smartphone compatible website which comes with all the details about our organization.”

We invite all members to check out Scoop Cargo’s website!

Globalia collaborates with Bricsa consulting for the 3rd Annual Saudi Freight & Logistics 2018

The Conference will give the major sector related companies a platform to discuss the latest projects in the region

Globalia Logistics Network has established a partnership with the 3rd Annual Saudi Freight & Logistics 2018, which will be which will be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 22nd & 23rd October.

The aim of the Conference is to build strong relationships among the companies involved in logistics, supply chain management, third & fourth party logistics, warehousing, ICT, freight transportation, railway equipment manufacturers, and legal advisories. The 3rd Annual Saudi Freight & Logistics provides the major firms of the sector a platform to discuss the latest projects in the region which can be explored.

Saudi Arabia has become a very strategic area for logistics market and together with Dubai it is the most attractive target for logistics investment. The Arabian Gulf region is estimated to be worth $15.5 trillion by 2024. Additionally, Vision 2030’s plan foresees a reduction of the dependence on oil in Saudi Arabia, which could imply an increase in the world’s investment stage related to the transport and logistics sector.

For all these reasons, this conference should be regarded as a networking opportunity for various public and private sector entities which are willing to invest in the booming market of KSA.

Globalia members who would like to join the exhibition, do not hesitate to contact:

Mital Dedhiya
mital@bricsaconsulting.com
www.bricsaconsulting.com

Three airfreight shipments from China to Egypt which weighed more than 7000 kg each handled by Globalia Cairo

The shipments consisted of SIM cards for the new Egyptian mobile company- ‘WE’ 

In the months of May and June, Dispatch Global Logistics, the Globalia member in Cairo, Egypt, handled over 21,000 Kg shipments of mobile SIM cards which were transported from Guangzhou, China to Cairo, Egypt. The airfreight shipments were safely delivered to the consignee’s locations by trucks. Three to four trucks were used to transport each of the shipments.

As declared by Nermeen Said, Overseas Manager of Dispatch Global Logistics: “We have successfully handled these 3 shipments under DDP terms. Our experience and expertise in providing the best consultancy for our clients is one important factor which helped us secure this project.” She further added that: “It is indeed an honour to have associated ourselves with this governmental project of the new mobile company.”

Dispatch Global Logistics, which caters to the logistical needs of all kinds of businesses, has also celebrated its 8th Anniversary on the 1st of July.

Three cheers for Dispatch Global Logistics for a job well done!

Globalia Sydney acquires HACCP Australian Certification

HACCP Australian Certification is the globally recognised process control system which helps organisations in the food and beverage industry identify their food safety risks, prevent food safety hazards and address legal compliance

HACCP Certification_GLB SydneyPauls Customs & Forwarding Solutions PTY LTD, our Globalia member in Sydney, Australia, has acquired full HACCP Australian Certification (Codex Alimentarius Alinorm 97/13A) pertaining to the “Warehousing and Storage of Shelf Stable Products” on the 24th of April 2018.

More and more Australia’s leading food businesses (retail, service,and manufacturing) now demand that their partners have a HACCP-based food safety programme in place. Many also require non-food products and services to be compatible with their HACCP programme.

That is why Paul Petrovski, Managing Director of Pauls Customs & Forwarding Solutions, declared that: “We are very proud to add this accreditation to our portfolio which has allowed our team to establish itself as a reliable partner for food businesses in Australia. I hope this would bolster the confidence of our clients and partners in our capability as one of the most competent freight forwarders in Sydney.”

Congratulations to PCFS for getting the HACCP Certification!

Globalia Doha successfully handles two bulk DG shipments from ports in India and Oman to Qatar

The dangerous goods shipments consisted of paint and related chemicals

Western Gulf Agency has recently handled two bulk DG shipments last week, which were transported from the Ngava Sheva Port, India and Sohar Port, Oman to Hamad Port in Qatar. After unloading the shipments with a forklift at the Hamad Port, they were moved to the consignee site by trailers.

In the words of Ahmad Al Hashimi, CEO of Western Gulf Agency, “Moving this bulk shipment of paint and chemicals had been a challenging task which was perfectly handled without the slightest hitch. I would like to thank all my team members for their consistent effort which allowed us to move the shipments professionally.”

Globalia Tema/Accra receives the Outstanding Haulage Company of the Year Award

The 2018 Awards promoted and celebrated the outstanding achievements of organizations and individuals in the West African business region

BAJ Freight and Logistics Limited were awarded the Outstanding Haulage Company of the Year Award due to the effective and specialized services they offered to the neighbouring West African countries like Niger, Mali, Togo, Cote D’voire, Burkina faso, Nigeria and many more. The event took place at Kempinski Hotel in Ghana on 18th May 2018.

The Award recognizes the industry’s major players and sets a benchmark for excellence, whilst rewarding innovative ideas of these companies. The Award also recognizes excellence in industries, agencies, individuals and personalities, whose outstanding businesses and organizations contribute to the growth of the economy and employment across various sectors in West Africa.

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In the words of Joseph Biney, CEO of Baj Freight and Logistics, “The West Africa Business Excellence Awards (WABEA) is a platform to recognize individuals and companies that play a significant role in the development of various sectors in the West African region to attract investors into the sub region. We are proud to be the recipient of this much prestigious award which would surely give a competitive edge to our company.”

Three cheers to Baj Freight and Logistics Ltd for garnering this prestigious award!

Globalia partners with the International Smart Logistics and Supply Chain Congress APAC 2018

The theme of the summit is Technologies Empower Logistics and Supply Chain Transformation: Getting Digital, Automatic and Smart”

The International Smart Logistics and Supply Chain Congress APAC 2018, is organized by SZ&W Group and will take place from 20th to 21st June in Singapore. The Congress is designed to explore the potentials of new technologies in logistics and supply chain transformation in the background of industry 4.0 and retail revolution, and to share the best practices all around the world.

Key Features:

–   New Trends of Global Smart Logistics & Supply Chain
–   Retail Revolution + Smart Logistics and Supply Chain
–   Smart Logistics Landscape in APAC (Singapore, China, India, Southeast Asia, Australia, Japan, Korea, etc.)
–   Smart Warehousing & Fully Automated Warehouses
–   Last Mile Delivery
–   Cross-Border E-Commerce Logistics
–   Smart Cold Chain
–   4PL
–   Drones
–   IoT
–   Big Data in Logistics
–   Blockchain
–   Driverless Technologies
–   Logistics Finance and Supply Chain Finance

Kindly register by clicking the link below to receive the full congress brochure and speaker lineup.

Carter Wang

Manager, Content Marketing & Communication, SZ&W Group

Tel: +86 21 5830 0710 ext. 8038 | Fax: +86 21 5831 1668 | Mob: +86 157 2141 1993

Email: carterw@szwgroup.com

Globalia Member in Port Louis moves to a new and more sophisticated workplace

The Magnum Cargo Pvt. Ltd team also welcomes two new staff members

In order to provide a better work environment for their staff, Magnum Cargo Pvt. Ltd, one of the most innovative international logistics service provider of Port Louis, has recently relocated to a new workplace.

The new office will be located at:

1/F Cays Associate Building,

4 Johanna Street

Port Louis, Mauritius

Additionally, Globalia Port Louis has been joined by 2 new staff members- Mr. Carolane Rungassamy as Customer Service Executive, Air and Sea and Mr. Siddick Mohabuth as Sales Executive. This move, as well as the increase in their personnel, is a testament to the continued growth of Magnum Cargo Pvt Ltd, which has just completed 3 years in business.

In the words of Patrick Meyepa, the Director of Magnum Cargo, Port Louis, “We couldn’t have selected a more opportune moment for moving to a new office. We are not only making preparations for celebrating our 3rd Anniversary but have also invited two new staff members. The Magnum Cargo team is really excited about the all the future projects in store for us.”

Globalia wishes the very best to Magnum Cargo Pvt. Ltd for all their future missions!