RITES Limited and AD Ports Group Forge Strategic Alliance to Advance Global Trade and Logistics


Indian PSU RITES (Rail India Technical and Economic Service) Limited and Abu Dhabi Ports Group inked a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) yesterday, aimed at fostering joint ventures and collaborations across critical sectors. The collaboration heralds a new era of cooperation, merging RITES’ renowned expertise in transport infrastructure consultancy and project management with the formidable portfolio of AD Ports Group, a leading facilitator of global trade, logistics, and industry.

The MoU delineates a roadmap for mutual engagement, with a primary focus on exploring collaborative opportunities in upcoming endeavors such as the International Maritime Expo and Exhibition Conference (IMEEC), alongside ventures in infrastructure development spanning ports, multimodal logistic parks, free trade zones, rail connectivity projects, and logistics infrastructure services.

This marks a natural partnership between two industry giants, each possessing extensive experience, skill, and a rich legacy. It represents a significant stride in our global expansion strategy, and we are confident that our combined expertise will yield transformative synergies, catalyzing growth across various facets of infrastructure development.

Mr. Rahul Mithal, Chairman and Managing Director of RITES Limited

Echoing this sentiment, Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Managing Director and Group CEO of AD Ports Group, highlighted the strategic alignment between the two entities and their shared commitment to driving economic progress.

Our collaboration with RITES will not only advance the economic objectives of our respective nations but also set new benchmarks in global commerce,” he affirmed. “With a clear focus on integration, expansion, and innovation, we are poised to leverage our collective resources to unlock new avenues of growth and sustainability.

Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Managing Director and Group CEO of AD Ports Group

The partnership between RITES Limited and AD Ports Group underscores a broader commitment to fostering economic diversification, operational excellence, and community development. As both entities embark on this journey of collaboration, guided by the vision of their leadership, they aim to leave an indelible mark on the global trade and logistics landscape, propelling industries forward and enriching the communities they serve.

The alliance between these industry stalwarts is not merely a convergence of corporate interests but a testament to the power of collaboration in driving positive change on a global scale. With their combined expertise and strategic vision, RITES Limited and AD Ports Group are poised to shape the future of trade and logistics, ushering in a new era of prosperity and sustainable growth.