Global Logistics (Oman) is a joint venture (JV) between the Agility Logistics, Kuwait (previously PWC Logistics) and WJ Towell Group, Oman.
Agility is a third party logistics (TPL) company providing effective supply chain solutions to meet the needs of the government and the private sectors in the Sultanate of Oman.
Agility provides state-of-the-art logistics facilities throughout Oman. They also provide end-to-end Supply Chain management for those companies that require it. This comprises of freight forwarding, customs clearance, warehousing, handling, distribution, co-packing, fleet management etc. Agility has a vast array of experience in logistics and brings many new innovative ideas to the logistics industry in Oman.
This joint venture will provide logistics services to the WJ Towell Group of Companies as well as other third parties leading to cost, service and quality benefits. Moreover, Agility has established state-of-the-art warehouses (encompassing A/C-dry-freezer, chillers) throughout Oman, starting with Ghala followed by Sohar and Nizwa.
This solution will be the first generation to utilize a wholly IT-based Warehouse Management System (WMS) and is positioned for the future trend of WMS. A proprietary technology serves as a reliable platform to address the logistics needs of clients. The JV will also capitalize on WJ Towell Group strength in distribution and therefore, will be able to offer a complete supply chain service. In addition to the WJ Towell volume, which will comprise of an estimated 20%, this service will also be offered to other companies in Oman.
Agility's blueprint for success in Oman is based on the reduction of clients’ logistics costs by providing efficient logistics services aligned with emerging trends in logistics management. Agility has built a state-of-the-art warehouse in the Ghala area in Muscat. In addition to the main warehouse there will be subsidiary warehouses in the interior locations as well. At the current time, these are located in Sohar, Nizwa, Al Kamil and Salalah.
Ambient storage of 15,000 sqm accommodates 15,000 pallet positions with 3,000 sqm of chilled and frozen storage and up to 2,000 pallet positions. Along with temperature-controlled storage, we provide temperature-controlled transport across Oman and to other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Open yard storage of 10,000 sqm in three locations is also offered. Customers benefit from our proven warehouse management system for tracking and visibility, records management and value-added services such as promotional packing, tagging, labeling and kitting. Major oil field industry players look to us for multi-modal, door-to-door freight forwarding, enhanced by our in-house, fully licensed customs brokerage staff.