Returning in 2021

Dhahran Expo, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Under the Patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Saud bin Nayef Al Saud, Governor of Eastern Province

Under the Patronage of H.E. Eng. Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, Minister of Transport, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

The largest global maritime & logistics event in the Kingdom

Event Update | The Third Saudi Maritime Congress will now take place in 2021.

Since announcing the first postponement of the Third Saudi Maritime Congress earlier this year, we have been liaising with our Founding Strategic Partners MAWANI and Bahri, as well as monitoring official guidance on border controls, international flights as well as events and exhibitions within the Kingdom. 

We now believe For more details visit September 2020 is not the correct time for us to deliver the exceptional maritime event the industry deserves. Therefore, it is with regret that we announce Saudi Maritime Congress will be postponed to the first half of 2021 with the exact dates to be announced soon.

We look forward to welcoming you to an exceptional event in 2021!

Saudi Maritime Congress provides a unique platform to learn about the key opportunities in the Kingdom and connect with an international audience of decision-makers and government entities.

What can you expect at Saudi Maritime Congress 2021?

Build new business, strengthen relationships and create new opportunities within the international event’s showcase exhibition. Don't miss the chance to interact with a remarkable cluster of maritime’s most powerful personalities.

Saudi Maritime Congress attracts the region’s most affluent maritime leaders – making the opportunity for brand exposure all the stronger. Whatever your budget or brand objectives, we have a solution for you.

Learn from the biggest influencers and brightest pioneers representing the Kingdom’s key maritime sectors, and take your place amongst the organisations driving Saudi’s ambitious maritime strategy forward.

Sectors to be covered:

This year’s event is expected to attract over 2,000 visitors looking for new suppliers across Shipping, Ports, Logistics, Offshore Marine, Technology. Meet over 50 leading exhibitors from across these industry's sectors:


Offshore Marine

Ports & Terminals

Ports & Terminals

Ports & Terminals






Supply Chain

Supply Chain

Supply Chain




Saudi Maritime Congress is strategically important and remains an interactive platform for exchanging information, transferring experiences and exploring investment opportunities available to develop the maritime sector with the participation of experts, pioneers and decision-makers. The Kingdom has provided a pioneering model in the development of the maritime sector, accompanied with unlimited support and unprecedented attention of our wise leadership, which translates to a quality-focused shift in facilities, operational and logistical mechanisms, to position Saudi ports among the ranks of the most important regional ports and an ideal destination for major global navigation lines. We confidently look forward to the conference, which represents an important step towards keeping pace with developments in the global maritime and logistics sector. We seek to continue fruitful cooperation with the public and private sectors to promote this vital sector, successfully connect bridges with three continents and make the Kingdom a global logistics center.