Minister Al-Jasser highlights potential of GCC-ASEAN summit for collaboration
Riyadh, October 19, 2023, The Minister of Transport and Logistics, Eng. Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, has underscored the significant potential of the upcoming Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The summit is slated to take place in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, and is expected to have a profound impact on economic growth, investment opportunities, and the strengthening of trade connections between the GCC and ASEAN member nations.
In a statement provided to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), Minister Al-Jasser elaborated on the pivotal role of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince's National Strategy for Transport and Logistics. This strategy presents an ambitious and comprehensive vision for the transport and logistics sector, serving as a prominent platform for establishing collaborative partnerships between Saudi Arabia and ASEAN countries. These partnerships will encompass various domains, including infrastructure development, the enhancement of logistics capabilities, the adoption of modern transportation methods, the expansion of supply chain networks, and the facilitation of international trade. This collaborative effort is poised to bring about significant advancements in regional connectivity and economic cooperation.