Energy Minister commends NAQEL Company for gaining Aramco's confidence in providing its logistical services
Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, Chairman of National Industrial Development and Logistics Committee, Engineer Khalid Al-Falih, has commended NAQEL Company's distinction, leadership and success in gaining the confidence of Saudi Aramco and obtaining the internal transport contract for all its operations in the Kingdom for eight years after a large competition with a number of international companies.
This came in his speech delivered during patronizing a workshop on "The Program of Developing National Industry and Logistics to Engage the Private Sector" held at Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh.
Engineer Al-Falih emphasized that this step is in line with the program's objective of strengthening and empowering the national private sector companies and confirming the high level of the quality and reliability of solutions and logistical services being provided by NAQEL company.
It is worth noting that Saudi Post participated in the workshop of the "The Program of Developing National Industry and Logistics to Engage the Private Sector", which is one of the 12 programs under the vision of the Kingdom 2030. It aims to raise the contribution of the national industry and logistics in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and creating jobs in the private sector, in addition to making the Kingdom a major hub and an important logistical and international logistical link.
Saudi Post's participation in the workshop is in line with its significant contribution to the Kingdom's logistical system, which extends from receiving, sorting out and delivering parcels to local and international customers, as well as providing digital addressing services and complementary government and commercial services through a nationwide network of more than 600 service offices and over 6000 distribution points covering all regions of the Kingdom.
The Saudi Post through NAQEL Company, one of its subsidiaries, also provides a variety of supply chain solutions including air, sea and road freight by truck, train, courier services, refrigerated transport, warehousing and handling services, as well as services in more than 43 terminals around the Kingdom, 15 of them are in industrial cities, all served by the company's fleet of more than 3000 vehicles, trucks and a network covering more than 4,900 cities and villages.