Damam - SPA/e-Media
"It is high time to seek the best means to reduce freight cost, introduce advanced technology and cut operational costs, Transportation Minister said in inauguration of the Saudi Maritime Conference held in Damam.
He signaled ambitious plans to develop the public transportation system and expand the railways that will contribute to more efficient foreign and inland trade. He signaled the recent expansion of Jeddah Islamic Port increasing its capacity by 50%. A major expansion is underway at Damam port.