Integrated supply chain solutions at TransOman Expo
Muscat - International freight forwarding, door to door delivery, road transport delivery, customs clearance and documentation, warehousing and distribution, 3PL, supply chain management, project logistics, and quality health and safety policy, are some of the services to be showcased by Omani Integrated Logistic Services (ILS), gold sponsor of TransOman, from 13th to 15th October 2009 at the Oman International Exhibition Centre. TransOman, the Transport, Shipping & Logistics Exhibition is being organized by Oman International Trade & Exhibitions.
“We are pleased in supporting TransOman for organizing first ever such event for the shipping and logistics industry in the country. ILS believes that there is a huge potential in this sector as influx of international players are growing strongly in the country. With TransOman, we expect that global logistics service providers will expand their presence in the Sultanate to capitalise on the industry’s growing opportunities”, said Mohammed Al Theeb, CEO, of ILS Oman.
“As the GCC continues to progress its prominence as stable region for supply chain activities, we expect significant growth in the region as many companies implement new technology for better optimization of the resources. However in particular, the Sultanate of Oman is very promising for the regional freight sector with a recent report forecasting an average increase in excess of 5-8% per annum, Mohammed said.
Mohammed Al Theeb, CEO of ILS Oman further says, “Oman is witnessing greater growth in terms of logistics movement as markets continue to improve offering immense growth opportunities. Having such huge potential and in order to efficiently meet varied market or industry requirement, we are constantly reviewing to maintain our high service standards, keep expanding our global network, innovating tailor made solutions to client specific requirement and adding more value to our existing services.”
ILS is a supply chain management and logistics services provider, efficiently offering seamless and integrated supply chain solutions to varied consumer markets across Oman.
ILS is headquartered in Muscat, having shareholdings of leading corporates in GCC and Middle East such as Mubarrad of Kuwait, Globeinvest, Muscat Overseas, Glorei, ILS – Egypt, and Al-Muttahidah Transport.
The company has an extensive global network spanning across in excess of 45 countries. The company is engaged in total logistics and transportation services offering a full range of international freight forwarding services including ocean freight, air freight, Project Logistics and a complete package of value-added landside services along with Supply Chain Management and Logistics Distribution Services.
An inaugural event for the transport, shipping and logistics industry, TransOman will also hold a Conference titled “Transport Innovation and Challenges” to be held at the Golden Tulip Hotel Seeb in Muscat.