Kerry Logistics expands in the Middle East

By Damian Brett

Kerry Logistics' new Dubai facility December 2019

Kerry Logistics Network has expanded in Middle East with a new office in Bahrain and a new bonded logistics facility in Dubai as it looks to capitalise on growth in the region.

In Bahrain, the new office focuses on serving the automotive, oil & gas, fashion & lifestyle and electronics & technology verticals with air, ocean and road freight, customs clearance and warehousing services. The new addition of Bahrain increases Kerry Logistics’ global network coverage to 55 countries and territories.

The Dubai facility is located three km from Al Maktoum International Airport. The bonded facility has a total area of 70,000 sq ft, offering solutions to electronics & technology customers and e-commerce fulfilment services.

Mathieu Biron, Managing Director – Global Freight Forwarding of Kerry Logistics, said: “Our new office in Bahrain and the logistics facility in Dubai are substantially boosting Kerry Logistics’ capabilities in serving customers in the Middle East. We foresee that Kerry Logistics will continue with further expansion in the GCC region.”

 

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