Category Archives: Agility General Update

The Rise of Arab Women

Mariam Al Foudery, Agility Group Chief Marketing Officer, joins a panel at the World Economic Forum on MENA 2019 about what’s needed to unlock the full potential of Arab women. By 2025, the market power of women’s increased participation in the workforce could add an estimated $2.7 trillion to the region’s economy. New policies are […]

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Agility Appointed to Handle IAAPA Expo Europe 2019

Official freight and on-site handler for industry-leading leisure event
LONDON – March. 12, 2019 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been appointed as the official freight and on-site handling contractor for International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) Expo Europe show.
Agility Fairs & Events will assist IAAPA Expo Europe exhibitors and contractors with […]

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Emerging Markets Enthusiasm Tempered by ‘Crisis’ Concern

Logistics industry executives worry about trade tensions, geopolitical threats
BAAR, Switzerland – March 4, 2019– The logistics industry sees emerging markets growing at a healthy 5% pace in 2019, but a surprising percentage of executives are bracing for a crisis amid U.S.-China trade friction, interest rate and currency volatility, and Brexit uncertainty.
In Agility’s annual survey of […]

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Highlights from Think Big, Act Small

Small and mid-market companies are admired for their speed and agility while large companies are envied for scale. Alongside the 2019 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, this year, we explored if and how companies can capture the essence of both – the entrepreneurial spirit of start-ups and the strength and relative safety […]

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Agility India Hosts Second Annual Cold Chain Conference

New passive packing solution launched at event
HYDERABAD, India – February 25, 2019 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, hosted Pharmerging Expo 2019 and Unbroken Cold Chain – Series II, a conference bringing together over 300 professionals from the supply chain industry.
The gathering, now in its second year, featured five panel discussions on key issues […]

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Agility’s Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Webcast

Agility would like to invite you to join its Fourth quarter 2018 earnings webcast on Thursday February 21, 2019 at 2:00 pm (Kuwait), 6:00 am (New York) and 11:00 am (London)
Speaker:
Ehab Aziz, Group CFO
Host:
Rita Guindy, Arqaam Capital
To attend and view the webcast, please click here at least 10 minutes before the beginning of the event.
Click […]

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Agility Reports Earnings Increases of 18% for 2018, 15% in Q4

FY 2018
(Million KD)
Q3 2017
(Million KD)
Variance
(%)
9 months 2018
(Million KD)
9 months 2017
(Million KD)
Variance
(%)

Revenue
1,550.2
1,407.0
+10.2%
399.8
386.0
+3.6%

Net Revenue
497.8
469.9
+5.9%
123.7
125.7
-1.6%

EBITDA
154.8
135.2
+14.5%
40.8
37.6
+8.4%

Net Profit
81.1
68.5
+18.4%
22.2
19.3
+15.1%

EPS (fils)
56.06
47.31
+18.5%
15.35
13.33
+15.2%

 
KUWAIT – February 16, 2019 — – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today reported 2018 net profit of KD 81.1 million, or 56.06 fils per share, an increase of 18.4% from 2017. Revenue for the year reached KD 1,550.2 million, and […]

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Agility Statement in Regards to Panalpina

Agility confirms that it is in early discussions with Panalpina about partnership opportunities between the logistics businesses of the two companies. Agility is always exploring opportunities to grow its business and maximize shareholder value. No agreement has yet been reached and there are no guarantees that an agreement will be reached.
For more information:
Hirzel.Neef.Schmid.Konsulenten
Andrés Luther
Jürg Wildberger
+41 43 […]

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Emerging Markets Outlook

Highly leveraged emerging market economies are feeling the pinch from growing protectionism and tightening monetary conditions in the United States. Are policy-makers equipped to avert a hard economic landing?
This session was developed in partnership with NDTV.
This video footage is a small section taken out of the Emerging Markets Outlook webcast at the World Economic Forum […]

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Agility to Manage Logistics for Carbon Holdings

Work will support Middle East’s largest petrochemicals complex
CAIRO – January 23, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has signed a memorandum of understanding to manage logistics at Carbon Holdings’ industrial facilities in Egypt, including construction of the new Tahrir Petrochemicals Complex (TPC).
Agility will work with Carbon Holdings, a midstream and downstream petrochemical and […]

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