Saudi Arabian Mining

After test running began in May 2011, this concessionaire began operation in July 2012. It runs heavy-haul phosphate freight trains for 1 395 km from Al Jalamid to Ras Az Zawr on the Persian Gulf over the North-South line built by the Saudi Railway Company.

Premium content, please sign in to view.

Sub Advert

Not yet a Premium subscriber?

Upgrade today to benefit from:

  • Knowledge hub access:
  • Profiles of main line and urban rail operators
  • Country and city map directory
  • Network and traffic data
  • VIP passes to Railway Gazette virtual events
  • Exclusive features and analysis
  • Print and digital editions of Railway Gazette International and Metro Report International magazines
  • Unlimited access to online news
  • Weekly curated subscriber newsletter
  • Access to digital magazine archive

Get premium content now Upgrade