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Masheed Goes Global on Alibaba
Saudi building material leader Masheed Trading & Transportation Co Ltd announced the global expansion of its activities with the launch of its new platform on the e-commerce giant Alibaba.com in September.
The move opens the door to international trading opportunities through e-commerce channels for the Khobar based company, and its parent company Alturki Holding. With a golden member account on the Alibaba portal, Masheed has leveraged digital technologies to position itself as an important player in the export market for building materials.
“This is an important step in the long -term journey of the digital transformation at Masheed and constitutes an important strategic choice. This step will enable Masheed to understand, in a more profound way, where to play in the African and Middle East markets, how to play, and what are the capabilities required to move forward in the export markets.” explained the company’s Managing Director Yasser Arida.
As a member of the biggest B2B platform in the world, Masheed is set to raise its market profile and expand its reach to international users and clients looking to buy bulk building materials, with a focus on Africa and Middle East markets. The company is committed to continue guaranteeing its clients the same excellent services through its proven procurement and sales process. Furthermore, it will add to its standards the strict verification procedures adhered to by all Gold Members on Alibaba.
Masheed Trading & Transportation Co Ltd was established in 2012 and is currently a leading provider of cement, cementitious materials and lumber within African and Middle Eastern markets. It offers a wide range of high quality products sourced from across the world with social and environmental considerations, as well as relevant import, export, warehousing and transport services. Its products have been used in many high profile projects such as the Riyadh Metro, the Kingdom tower and the King Abdullah Economic City in Saudi Arabia.
By launching its activities on Alibaba.com, Masheed is taking yet another step toward achieving its vision of becoming one of the top three commodity building materials trading and solutions companies in the Middle East and Africa. In the new digital age, the company is actively engaged in remaining an industry leader by adding streamlined global e-commerce channels of trading to its catalogue of services.
Masheed Trading & Transportation Co Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the investment and development company Khalid Ali Alturki and Sons Holding Group (Alturki). Based in Al Khobar in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Masheed is renowned for its reliability, ethical standards and positive public relations. Its high-quality products and services constantly exceed client expectations and will continue to do so through its expanded online presence.BACK