APM Terminals Bahrain Board of Directors Discuss Khalifa Bin Salman Growth Strategy

Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), operators APM Terminals Bahrain BSC., convened for their scheduled quarterly board meeting to discuss the ongoing modernisation projects and growth plans of Bahrain’s main commercial seaport. The meeting was attended by prominent members of the board, who reiterated their commitment to driving growth and fostering a thriving business environment in Bahrain.

APM Terminals Bahrain Board Chairman, Mr. Soren Sjostrand Jakobsen, expressed his confidence in the company’s outlook with several projects being undertaken. “Today, there is even more potential to make Bahrain the region’s shining star. We are very grateful for the government’s exemplary vision which we are seeing come to life in the remarkable new infrastructure projects and policies. We are confident that APM Terminals Bahrain can continue to support the Kingdom’s growth and add to its success.”

APM Terminals Bahrain Managing Director, Mr. Matthew Luckhurst, shed light on the ongoing modernisation and digitalisation projects currently being undertaken in Bahrain stating, “Being part of a multinational network with over 100 years of experience in the logistics and transportation field means that we have access to the best minds and tried and tested technologies in the world. Our ongoing port modernisation and digitalisation activities are all going according to plan with our latest offering; the Truck Appointment System (TAS) creating a more streamlined and transparent journey for all customers.”

The company’s decarbonisation and solar power projects are also well underway, and the company is on track for 100% sustainable electricity usage by end of the year. With their steadfast commitment and the ongoing support of the government, APM Terminals Bahrain is poised to contribute significantly to Bahrain’s economic development, while also strengthening its position as a leading regional port.

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About APM Terminals

APM Terminals Bahrain, the operator of the state-of-the-art Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), connecting Bahrain to the world through its highly efficient operations and modern infrastructure, empowering businesses to fulfil consumer needs and achieve better supply chain efficiency, flexibility, and dependability.

The Company is a publicly listed company incorporated in the Kingdom of Bahrain with 64% of its shares owned by APM Terminals B.V. (Netherlands), a subsidiary of A.P. Moller-Maersk, 16% by Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo (Holdings) Co. W.L.L. and remaining 20% by various corporate and individual shareholders.

Through its multi-purpose and modern port facilities, APM Terminals Bahrain plays a key role in facilitating external trade and marine services through container terminal activities, general cargo, RoRo, cruise, and other related port services, contributing significantly to Bahrain’s economic growth.APM Terminals operates one of the world’s most comprehensive port networks, uniquely positioned to help both shipping lines and landside customers grow their businesses and achieve better supply chain efficiency, flexibility, and dependability.

Our team of 22,000 industry professionals is focused on delivering the operational excellence and solutions that businesses require to reach their potential. The 65 terminals in our global network are operated exclusively by APM Terminals or together with a joint venture partner. This equates to handling around 250 vessel calls per day and 12.8 million moves per year.

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