If you got a question, look no further.
We post the most common questions
in our FAQ section.
Please fill in the form below to receive a Free Sample of the Report.
The Jeddah Islamic Port is set to hold the top position in Saudi Arabia's maritime sector in terms of bothtotal tonnage and container throughput in 2013 after demonstrating strong growth in 2012. Nevertheless,volumes are set to contract year-on-year. Despite this the shipping sector in Saudi Arabia continues to lookstrong, as major investment in ports continues and box and tonnage growth prospects over the coming yearsare buoyant. While medium-term growth might be sedate, over the long term we remain bullish.Headline Industry Data - 2013 port of Jeddah Islamic Port tonnage throughput forecast to contract by 2.5%. Growth will averagejust 0.8% to 2017. - 2013 port of Jeddah Islamic Port container throughput forecast to contract by 0.6%. Growth will average4.2% over our forecast period. - 2013 total trade forecast to see a real contraction of 0.01%. Growth will return at 2.7% in 2014, and willaverage 1.7% from 2013 to 2017.
Industry View 7BMI Industry View 7SWOT 9Shipping 9Political 11Economic 13Business Environment 14Industry Forecast 15King Abdulaziz Port Dammam Throughput 15Jeddah Islamic Port Throughput 19Table: Major Port Data 24Table: Trade Overview 26Table: Key Trade Indicators 27Table: Main Import Partners 28Table: Export Partners 29Market Overview 30Saudi Arabia Container Shipping Market Overview 30Industry Trends And Developments 36Industry Trends And Developments 36Saudi Arabia Company Profile 37Vela International Marine (Vela) 37Bahri 40United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) 46Shipping - Global Industry View 49Box Supply: Overcapacity Remains, But ETRs Offer Hope 49Table: Q213 Container Vessel Deliveries 51Table: Container Line Mega Vessel Newbuild Plans 52Table: Q213 New Container Ship Orders 59Box Rates: Tough 2013, ETRs Remain The Ones To Watch 60Table: 2012 & 2013 SCFI Europe Base Port Average Freight Rate Overview 67Table: 2012 & 2013 SCFI USWC Base Port Average Freight Rate Overview 67Box Demand: Static Outlook Continues, But 2014 Looks Brighter 67Global Company Strategy 78Maersk Line 78Mediterranean Shipping Company 87CMA CGM 92Evergreen Line 101COSCO Container Lines Company 108Macroeconomic Forecast 113Economic Analysis: Forecasts Downgraded, But Momentum Remains Robust 113Table: Saudi Arabia - Economic Activity 122Demographic Forecast 123Demographic Outlook 123Table: Saudi Arabia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 124Table: Saudi Arabia's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 125Table: Saudi Arabia's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 126Table: Saudi Arabia's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 126