Expo 2020 Dubai to boost logistics industry

Dubai: The World Expo 2020 Dubai will boost the logistics industry as billions of dollars are being invested in infrastructure and logistics services in preparation for the mega event, according to industry experts.

The global Expo aims to bring together over 180 countries and millions of people to celebrate human ingenuity: “Connecting Minds; Creating the Future.”

The Dubai government estimate suggests around 25 million people are expected to visit the Expo between its opening day on October 20, 2020 and its close on April 10, 2021.

“I believe mobility is one of the key pillars of Expo 2020. The mega expo is a window of opportunity that will connect people, goods and ideas in addition to providing easy access to markets, knowledge and innovation,” stated Shailesh Dash, Chairman of Dubai-based Gulf Pinnacle Logistics.