Monthly Archives: February 2020

Essa Al-Saleh Stepping Down as CEO of Agility Global Integrated Logistics; Chris Price Named New CEO

North Asia chief Soren Poulsen will head up Asia-Pacific operations
BAAR, Switzerland – Feb. 27, 2020 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, announced today that the CEO of its Global Integrated Logistics (GIL) business, Essa Al-Saleh, will be stepping down after thirteen years in the role and twenty two years with the company.
He will be […]

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Agility Reports Earnings Increase of 7% for 2019

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today reported third-quarter earnings of 13 fils per share on net profit of KD 21.7 million, an increase of 8.4% (or 12.1% excluding IFRS16 impact) over the same period in 2018. Continue reading

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Agility DGS Wins UK MOD Spares Contract

Four-year award to collect, sell and dispose of UK military equipment

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia – February 19, 2020 – Agility Defense & Government Services (DGS) has been awarded a contract with a potential throughput of $17 million over four years to sell and dispose of UK armed forces aviation platforms, equipment and spares.
DGS was selected by the […]

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The 2020 Agility Emerging Markets Index is Now Live

Fears of a global recession and concern over a US – China trade war have not diminished the resilience of the emerging markets in this broad-based logistics survey.

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Logistics Industry Expects Global Recession in 2020

Supply chain executives brace for global slowdown, see threat to emerging markets
EMLI 2020
BAAR, Switzerland – February 10, 2020 – Supply chain industry executives anticipate a recession in 2020 amid concerns about downward pressure on global trade volumes, uncertain growth prospects, and ongoing friction between the U.S. and China.
Sixty-four percent of industry professionals surveyed for the […]

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Highlights from “All Systems Go”

The rise of digital technology has spurred the growth of ever more complex business ecosystems. As companies partner with competitors and become “frenemies”, traditional boundaries are dissolving and co-opertition is now the new normal.
At an event hosted by Agility alongside the 2020 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, global business leaders from diverse […]

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