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Agility's Q1 profit surge

April 30 - Kuwait headquartered logistics provider Agility has reported Q1 2013 net profits of KWD10.1 million (USD35.49 million) - a year-on-year improvement of 46 percent over Q1 2012.

The profit surge came on the back of revenues of KWD352.6 million (USD1.24 billion) - a ten percent improvement over Q1 2012.
 
Agility's Global Integrated Logistics (GIL) business revenue increased by 7 percent in Q1 2013 over the equivalent 2012 trading period. According to Agility, despite the ongoing weakness of the global market economy, it has expanded its customer base and reach over the last quarter.
 
Agility GIL secured a three-year contract with oil and gas concern Shell in a deal worth USD80 million to provide freight forwarding from locations worldwide the the Majnoon Oil Field in Iraq.
 
Agility's Infrastructure group contributed KWD57 million (USD200.3 million) to the Q1 total revenue - an increase of 20 percent year-over-year.
 
www.agilitylogistics.com

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Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO

September 16 - The port of Açu – a privately owned industrial complex in São João da Barra, Brazil – has appointed José Firmo as its ceo, effective November 1.
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MIS moves engine across Oman

September 13 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported a 140-ton (127-tonne) Wärtsilä engine from a power station in Khasab to Duqm, Oman.
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XLP gathers in Dubai

September 13 - Almost 160 delegates from around the world gathered in Dubai last week for the XLProjects (XLP) annual general meeting (AGM).
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