• 23-09-2014
    25 Turkish trailers rejected by Saudi Authorities as they passed through Israel.

    25 Trailers loaded with perishable Turkish goods tried to reach Saudi Arabia - sailing from Iskenderun port on board RORO My Rose to Haifa port then by land through Jordan , the trailers were stopped and rejected entry at the Saudi Arabian borders due to the fact that they called Israel.

    The trucks were then taken to Aqaba where they were loaded on board RORO Taba to Duba port in Saudi Arabia, after trying to change original documentation and formalities by deleting Haifa as transit port again they were rejected  by Saudi Arabian authorities.

    They were sent to the port of Safaga, Egypt where they were rejected by the authorities and finally sent back to Aqaba to be sent back to turkey.

     As a result; all trailers were black listed to enter Saudi Arabian territories.

    Additionally all drivers were black listed to enter Saudi Arabian territories RORO Taba was black listed to enter Saudi Arabian ports cargo was damaged and considered as total loss future Turkish drivers and trailers are subject to strict inspections which causing Egyptian passenger ships avoiding their carriage.

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