Saudi Arabia Logistics Market Major Players: Ken Research

Shift towards Non-Oil Sector: Saudi Arabia possesses around 17% of the world’s proven petroleum reserves. The oil and gas sector accounts for about 50% of gross domestic product, and about 70 % of export earnings. Non-oil manufacturing growth is facilitated by the launch of the National Industrial Development and Logistics Program (NIDLP) in Jan 2019 by KSA government who is willing to spent SAR 100 Billion during the 2019-2020 period Aiming to see the Kingdom’s non-oil revenue increase from SAR 163 billion in 2016 to SAR1 trillion by 2030

Impact of COVID on logistics Market: There is a shift in Consumer Purchasing Behavior from Traditional Hypermarkets, Supermarkets to Online Shopping for Grocery and Other Items. Company such as Bindawood and The Danube has introduced their own E-commerce platforms for online retailing along with traditional Supermarkets. This is expected to increase the scope and competition in the Last Mile Deliveries. Also, Healthcare logistics is flourishing with the need for more vaccines and Drugs in KSA.

Automation Providing Ease in Business: Saudi Arabian government has launched a Digital Export platform, Regional Platform for Re exports and Branched Distribution System (for Internal & Local Connectivity) that is expected to reduce the logistics cost by 14-27%, Import- Export time by 5 days and 100% customs permit digitization. They have even Introduced Electronic national system for import and export “Fasah” in clearance procedure, enabling companies to track and complete their clearance procedures electronically. Also, Saudi Customs in cooperation with “Tabadul”, “IBM Technical” and “Maersk Shipping Company” implemented Blockchain technology at major seaports to increase efficiency.

Rising Competition in KSA logistics Market: The companies in Saudi Arabia are competing on Price, Clientele, Industries catered, Services Offered, and more to win over their Clients. New Real estate companies and Investors are extending their business with their logistics arms, increasing competition for Existing players in the Market. Several foreign players such as Agility KSA is investing in logistics infrastructure to offer local & global merchants one-stop-shop access and link Saudi infrastructure to Agility’s regional warehousing & transportation network to facilitate trade throughout the region.

The report titled “Competition Benchmarking of Top Logistics Players in KSA in Transportation, Warehousing, 3PL, International Express, Domestic Express, Automotive, Pharma, Oil, and Gas and Retail Logistics by Ken Research suggested that  the logistics market is further expected to grow in the near future with trucking and warehousing  aggregators in the business. The companies are constantly updating their Technology with the support of the Government to reduce the congestion and waiting time on seaports and attract more FDI in Non-Oil sectors to remove the dependency on Oil Revenues. The Country is working towards self-reliance and reducing the Imports dependency from Major countries such as China, India and Others.

Key Target Audience: –

3PL Logistics Companies

Integrated Logistics Companies

E-Commerce Companies

Oil & Gas Companies

Retail Companies

Pharmaceutical Companies

Logistics/Supply Chain Industry Associations

Time Period Captured in the Report:

Historical: 2015 to 2019

Future: 2019 to 2025

Companies Mentioned:

Bahri logistics

Saudi Post

NAQEL Express

Kuehne Nagel

Almajdouie logistics

DHL Express

Fedex Express

Al Ayed Transport

SMSA Express

Tamer logistics

BAFCO shipping and Logistics

DB Schenker


JAS Worldwide

Kanoo Terminal Services

LSC warehousing and logistics

Hala Supply Chain

Namma Cargo

Wared logistics

Al Rashed transport


Kerry logistics

Mubarrad transport

Hellman logistics

OCSCL Shipping and Logistics

Al karsf

SMT logistics

Saudi Lana logistics

Fourwinds logistics


NTF cargo

Alpha Cargo


Platinum Shipping and Logistics

Key Topics Covered in the Report: –

Saudi Arabia logistics Market size by Revenues

Saudi Arabia logistics Market Segmentation By type of Service (Freight Forwarding, warehousing, Courier, Express and parcel Market and Value added services) By Revenues

Market Segmentation by Modes of Freight (Including Domestic and International Cargo travelled for each Mode of freight, FTK travelled, Price per ton per kilometre)

Market size of Warehousing (Revenue, Total warehousing Space Average Occupancy, Revenues, Average Price per sqm per Month)

Warehousing Space by Type of Entity (Real estate companies, Logistics Companies, Captive Companies)

Warehousing Space by Type of Warehouses (Industrial/ Retail, Agricultural, Cold Storages, ICD/CFS)

Courier, Express and Parcel Market (Domestic/ International Revenues, Average Price per Domestic and International Shipments, Total Domestic/ International Shipments)

E commerce logistics Market size in Saudi Arabia

Top Companies dealing in each Service and Sub Service (Land freight, Sea freight, Air freight By Volume, warehousing companies by warehousing Space, Express companies by International/ Domestic Revenues)

Top Companies by revenues dealing in each Vertical (E commerce, Retail, Oil and Gas and Pharma logistics)

Market Share of Logistics Companies in KSA by Service Mix and By Each Industry Verticals

Competition Analysis of Major Logistics Players in KSA by Revenues

Competition Analysis of Major Logistics Players in KSA ( including Volume, Average warehousing Space, Fleets, Average Occupancy rate,  Network, Client Retention, Industries catered, Services offered, Technology, Certifications, Strength)

For More Information On The Research Report, refer to below link: –

Future Of KSA Logistics industry

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