Dubai – Mubasher: DP World on Thursday announced the completion of early integration with TradeLens, a blockchain-based digital container logistics platform, developed by A.P. Moller - Maersk and IBM, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
This partnership will contribute to accelerating the digitisation of global supply chains, DP World said in a statement on Thursday.
The leading enabler of global trade seeks to connect all its 82 marine and inland container terminals, in addition to feeder companies and logistics divisions with TradeLens.
Over the course of 2019, DP World's terminals handled 71.2 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) containers from nearly 70,000 vessels.
It is noteworthy to mention that DP World has already connected Cochin Port in India with the TradeLens platform using API technology.