BM Shipping Group to establish presence at Dubai Maritime City
Reinforcing Dubai’s reputation as a leading maritime destination, BM Shipping Group s.p.a, the leading Italian shipping company, will be establishing a presence at Dubai Maritime City, the world’s most comprehensive maritime complex located on a 216-hectare man-made peninsula between Port Rashid and the Dubai Dry Docks.
Involved in many aspects of shipping activities, BM Shipping currently operates 30 project cargo vessels for both fixed routes and ad hoc project charters. In addition, the company also offer parcel carrier operator services, project cargo management, liner agents, global logistics and offshore-oil-gas-power projects.
With a strong global presence, BM Shipping is now turning its attention to Dubai to provide its customers with a stronger regional hub and an always increasing global presence.
“Our overall objective is to develop an international shipping community that joins the national interests with the global growth of values and free enterprise through an experienced team operating in various strategic locations worldwide,” said Marco Magnani, Managing Director of BM Shipping Group spa.
“Dubai Maritime City’s state-of-the-art facilities and modern infrastructure will provide the perfect platform for us to penetrate the Middle East market and further grow our business.”
Welcoming BM Shipping in to the Dubai Maritime City fold, Amer Ali, Project Manager of Dubai Maritime City said: “The concept of Dubai Maritime City development was driven by the needs of both local and international marine and maritime communities for a dedicated hub.
“Dubai Maritime City will create a unique specialized environment for BM Shipping to promote the networking and integration of leading maritime companies in one destination. The development will provide the core elements of infrastructure required by key marine and maritime-related industries and services in one location that will perfectly complement Dubai’s existing shipping operations,” he added.