Qatar-based supply chain solutions company, GWC (QPSC), is the first Regional Supporter and Official Logistics Provider for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. GWC will be the key operational supplier of logistics solutions for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
GWC, also the National Supporter and Official Logistics Provider for FIFA Club World Cup 2019™, will build on this experience and draw on its robust network of contacts throughout the world to deliver logistics and supply chain services for the FIFA World Cup 2022.
FIFA’s Chief Commercial Officer Simon Thomas said logistics are critical to an event as large and complex as the FIFA World Cup, so having GWC on board as Regional Supporter and Official Logistics Provider, will provide FIFA and commercial affiliates with crucial support and expertise in logistics and supply chain management, which will ensure a smooth and efficient delivery of the competition.
According to GWC Chairman Sheikh Abdulla bin Fahad bin Jassem bin Jabor Al-Thani, the announcement marked a landmark achievement in the history of GWC as they are entrusted to deliver the logistical requirements for the FIFA World Cup 2022.
Today, we become a trusted player in the journey towards 2022, proudly doing our part in actualising another milestone of Qatar’s vision.
He said that they entered the agreement with confidence that they will showcase the world-class sporting and logistics infrastructure that Qatar has developed over the years, embodying the value of sportsmanship and encouraging active engagement of football enthusiasts and wider audiences.
GWC has a logistical infrastructure covering more than three million square metres, including the largest privately-owned logistics hub in the region. They also boast a team of dedicated and innovative specialists and state-of-the-art IT system.
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will take place from 21 November until 18 December, in eight stadiums around Qatar – three of which are already fully operational, with two more scheduled for completion by end of this year.
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