Sohar main link in Oman’s commercial logistics industry

August 5, 2014 9:31 am

Sohar to be the most important link in Oman’s commercial logistics industry and a ‘vital contributor’ to the diversification and globalisation of the economy, according to Sohar Freezone Chief Executive Officer Jamal Aziz has declared. The CEO’s comments come following a remarkable period of growth over the past six months, and just weeks before the much-anticipated relocation of all commercial traffic from Muscat to SOHAR, Times of Oman reported. “In just six months, we have expanded almost every aspect of our operations, including the US$ 130 million relocation and expansion of the Oman International Container Terminal and a $2.5m investment to connect infrastructure that has cut turnaround times at Oiltanking Odfjell’s oil and gas storage facilities.”