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KIZAD scoops top free zone honour at Logistics and Transport Awards 2018


October 17, 2018

Industrial zone picks up the Trade Facilitator/Free Zone of the Year accolade at inaugural hosting of regional awards scheme

The awards scheme, run by Logistics News ME, is open to individuals and companies from a variety of sectors, including transportation, cargo, e-commerce, supply chain, and technology. The aim is not only to celebrate success but also recognise the future strategies of logistics and supply chain companies from across the region.

At the awards ceremony last night [on Oct 16] at Habtoor Palace in Dubai, Obada Abu Shakra, Vice President of Industrial Zone Business Support at KIZAD and Edwin Lammers, Vice President of Commercial at KIZAD, accepted the ‘Trade Facilitator/Free Zone of the Year’ award on behalf of the company.

Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Group CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports, said: “As KIZAD delivers on its mandate to be among the cornerstones of Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030, I’m confident that the region’s largest industrial hub will continue to unlock long-term growth for a diverse range of businesses sectors. This latest recognition is another chapter in KIZAD’s success story, demonstrating its continued ability to foster a world-class and thriving industrial, manufacturing and logistics ecosystem that plays a critical role in attracting foreign direct investment to the Emirate.” Read More >