November 22, 2020

Two Years to FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™

“On the occasion of the two-year milestone before the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™️, and as the Official Logistics Provider for the tournament, we would like to express how excited we are in Qatar to deliver this massive undertaking and fulfil the world’s largest single sport event. We truly commend the immense efforts of the nation towards the development and completion of the various infrastructure for Qatar 2022™ coming together under a united and sustainable vision.


In 2022, all eyes will turn to Qatar, and delivering a successful FIFA World Cup tournament will require the maximum application of our expertise and effort for an unprecedented tournament never before experienced in World Cup history. Logistics will play a significant role during the tournament, making GWC’s fully integrated world class logistics solutions including sports and event logistics services, as well as warehousing, freight forwarding, transportation, IT, and fine art crucial to the smooth and efficient delivery of this world-class event. We have every confidence that we will showcase to the world what Qatar is capable of in the fields of sports, culture, tourism, and beyond”


On the full spectrum of logistics operations offered, he added: “From venue management, broadcasting, and cold chain logistics, to shipping, customs clearance, warehousing, and distribution, down to the logistics management of merchandise, souvenirs, food, and beverage – all details, large and small, will require end-to-end tracking and execution, from point of entry to point of use, in addition to highly coordinated reverse logistics.
GWC offers this multitude of services with over 3 million square meters of integrated logistics infrastructure, a global freight forwarding network, more than 1200 specialized transportation vehicles, best in class IT solutions, comprehensive tracking systems, and highly competent team of professionals with unrivalled access to the stadiums as the Official Logistics Provider for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™️.


We take this national mandate very seriously, and our highly developed logistics infrastructure and host of services have fully prepared us for this undertaking, and we continue to develop and improve in order to ensure the successful actualization of another milestone of Qatar’s national vision.”


-Sheikh Abdulla bin Fahad bin Jassem bin Jabor Al Thani, Chairman, GWC