Arab Transit Goods Transport & Clearing Co. was established in 1951, by the late Mr. Mamoun Rashad Toukan, as a subsidiary of the Toukan Group of Companies, with the primary vision of providing professional shipping, transport and custom clearance services in Jordan and the Levant. Today, with over 60 years of experience Arab Transit provides client focused shipping and logistics solutions that ensure reliable delivery in a timely manner.
The company handled the first commercial vessel ever to call the Port of Aqaba in 1951 with 3 thousand metric tons of sugar, and arranged for custom clearance and transportation to Amman. Since then a wide range of cargo vessels were handled, cargo included corn, wheat, cement, vegetable oil and steel, the company has also arranged for stevedoring and trucking for a major bulk of these shipments.
We have witnessed the establishment and continuous developments of Aqaba Ports, and have been heavily involved with the Aqaba Ports during congestion times, prior to the establishment of Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT).
Over the years Arab Transit has undertaken numerous projects and provided solutions to complex logistics situations for a wide range of industries, which include: agriculture, automotive, construction, energy, pharmaceutical, consumer retail and food and beverage.
Our team has a vast experience and an excellent track record in the range of services offered by the company, which earned Arab Transit regional recognition as an efficient business the offers the utmost quality services, in a timely manner and at competitive rates.
Arab Transit is currently headed by its Managing Director, Mr. Rashad Toukan, who represents the second generation of the company, and has over 30 years of experience in the shipping and logistics industry. Mr. Rashad also serves as a board member on the Aqaba Port Corporation, and has been a board member in other corporations, in addition to being a member in the Jordan Shipping Association, and Jordanian Custom Clearance Association.
With more than half a century later, Arab Transit continues in its path of success, and invests heavily in its employees and technology to continuously adapt and respond to the ever changing environment of global trade and offers its’ clients the solutions they deserve.
Wadi Sakra, Arrar Street, Building 106 City Plaza 3rd Floor, PO Box 324 Amman 11118, Jordan