Rwanda launches inland cargo handling facility targeting share of Africa’s logistics market

RWANDA – President Paul Kagame officiated the launch of Dubai Ports (DP) World Kigali Logistics Platform, a new modern inland cargo handling facility expected to ease trade of goods and add impetus to Rwanda’s bid of becoming a regional logistics hub. According to New Times Rwanda, the new facility, which was established under a public-private partnership framework, is a result of a 25-year concession agreement signed in 2016 between the Government of Rwanda and DP World, a United Arab Emirates-based firm. The US$35 million facility has the capacity to handle…

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