United Arab Emirates: Bolloré Logistics was proud to celebrate the French National Day and to offer the transport of the Expo 2020 French Pavillon Model from France to honor the bilateral relations between our two countries

July 17th, 2019

Bolloré Logistics was proud to sponsor the celebration of the French National Day hosted by the French Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, Mr. Ludovic Pouille, on July 14th.

Innovation, New Technologies, Space and Sustainable Development through our leading French industries were in the spotlight during this exceptional evening. On this occasion, a special Innovation Pavillon was created to illustrate the French presence on scientific and industrial issues.

Thanks to the commitment of Bolloré Logistics in the United Arab Emirates and to our logistics experts, the model of the Expo 2020 French Pavillon was transported from France and displayed to honor the Franco-Emirati bilateral relations.

In the United Arab Emirates, Bolloré Logistics specializes in International Freight Forwarding, Logistics & Tailor made supply chain solutions, and focuses in chosen verticals within the Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Industrial Projects, Healthcare, Perishable, Luxury and Retail product segments.

Bolloré Logistics is strategically located inside the Dubai Airport Free Zone (DAFZA) from where the operations, customer service, sales and distribution are managed. Bolloré Logistics has expanded services in Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) to cater to the ever-growing transit requirements of our global client businesses through Jebel Ali port and DWC Airport.

In March 2019, Bolloré Logistics opened two Branches in Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone (ADAFZ) & LLJ Business Center in Al Etihad for onshore requirements) to meet the growing commercial needs in this Emirate.

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