Saudi Maritime Congress 2020 Sponsors & Partners


Founding Strategic Partners

Saudi Ports Authority (MAWANI)


Bahri, a global leader in logistics and transportation, provides diverse services, including transportation of crude oil, oil products, chemicals, bulk, and general cargo through its various business units, namely Oil, Logistics, Chemicals, Dry Bulk, and Ship Management.

Founded in 1978, Bahri has around 3,000 dedicated employees across its network of offices in Saudi Arabia, UAE, USA, and India. The largest owner and operator of Very Large Crude-oil Carriers (VLCCs) in the world and the largest owner and operator of chemical tankers in the Middle East, Bahri owns and operates an impressive fleet of 92 vessels, including 45 VLCCs, 36 chemical tankers, six multipurpose vessels, and five dry bulk carriers, serving 150 ports worldwide.

Following a remarkably successful year in 2018 that helped Bahri to further consolidate its leading position in the international maritime industry, the company continues to push ahead with its long-term growth strategies, expanding its market footprint, strengthening its fleet, and introducing new offerings, thereby bringing greater value to its customers and shareholders.

At Bahri, human capital is its biggest asset. The company attaches significance to being an employee-centric organization by way of investing in the well-being and the professional as well as personal development of its people.


Platinum Sponsor

MSC - Mediterranean Shipping Co. Saudi

Saudi Global Ports Co.


Silver Sponsors

ABB Marine & Ports is a pioneering maritime organization which is transforming the industry through electric, digital and connected solutions.

ABB’s innovative technologies are redefining the future, bringing new levels of
reliability, efficiency and sustainability to shipping and making our ports and
terminals safer, greener and more productive.

ABB Marine & Ports is operating in 25 countries, in over 40 locations. Our service network helps the customers globally wherever they are with the ABB AbilityTM Collaborative Operations Centers and 24/7 technical support.

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB’s Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees.


Al Tamimi & Company is the largest law firm in the Middle East with 17 offices across 9 countries.  The firm has unrivalled experience, having operated in the region for over 25 years.  Our lawyers combine international experience and qualifications with expert regional knowledge and understanding.

We are a full-service firm, specialising in advising and supporting major international corporations, banks and financial institutions, government organisations and local, regional and international companies. Our main areas of expertise include arbitration & litigation, banking & finance, corporate & commercial, intellectual property, real estate, construction & infrastructure, and technology, media & telecommunications.  Our lawyers provide quality legal advice and support to clients across all of our practice areas. We have a dedicated team of over 10 specialist shipping lawyers based across the jurisdictions in which we operate.  We are experts when it comes to understanding and advising on shipbuilding, finance and mortgage contracts, collisions and insurance litigation, cargo claims, charter party disputes and ship arrests and hull and cargo policies.

Our business and regional footprint continues to grow, and we seek to expand further in line with our commitment to meet the needs of clients doing business across the Middle East.


PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd.