Saudi Airlines Cargo Company (Saudia Cargo) has launched a new service for temperature-controlled products such as perishable items and pharmaceuticals, which have specific temperature requirements while being transported and stored. This Dry Ice Replenishment service can be availed upon request 48 hours in advance prior to delivery.
Saudia Cargo Chief Commercial Officer Abdulrahman Al-Mubarak said: “The Dry Ice Replenishment service is now available in Jeddah and Riyadh stations for import and transit cargo in the first stage and soon it will be provided to the rest of the stations as well. Moreover, the ground handling unit always dedicates its effort to provide the best industry solutions ensuring the safe and secure handling of all loads and cargoes.”
Al-Mubarak said Saudia Cargo aims to diversify its products and services in order to meet the growing demand for air cargo and logistics, in line with Saudi Vision 2030, which aims to empower the logistics industry and make the Kingdom a unique global logistical hub.
Saudia Cargo’s network covers more than 900 global destinations in more than 175 countries.