Founded in 1972 by Shaikh Mubarak Al Khaldi, Al-Khaldi is a professional services organisation which has interests in the trading, transportation and distribution of petroleum, cement and chemical products.
Al Khaldi beginnings
October 1, 1972
Al-Khaldi Group was started by the late Mubarak bin Hendi Al-Khaldi as a small transport services enterprise in 1972 and it grew steadily with the economic growth of the Eastern Province, providing its services to oil fields, construction sites and
October 4, 1977
The company became a holding group in —– and over the next decade, it grew to become a behemoth of many industry-leading ventures with a turnover of nearly SR1 billion ($272 million) a year. At the helm, leading the transition
Growth of the empire
October 3, 1984
Al-Khaldi’s business empire now encompasses the core areas of transportation; trading, services and manufacturing for oil and gas; building materials supply; construction; real estate, and pharmaceutical and medical supplies. It has a workforce of more than 2,000 employees.
October 9, 2019
The company has more than 1,500 vehicles providing coast-to-coast transport within Saudi Arabia and to all other Gulf countries. Al-Khaldi Transport & Logistics has expanded its portfolio of services to meet the needs of the market and its changing dynamics.
Biggest Mercedes order
October 16, 2019
In one of the biggest orders, Al-Khaldi Transport ordered 540 heavy- and medium-duty Mercedes-Benz trucks for operation in the energy and infrastructure sectors in 2017. With the deal, Al-Khaldi’s total fleet of Mercedes-Benz trucks increased to over 1,000 units.
Gas station expansion
October 23, 2019
The first diversification took place in the 1970s itself, with the establishment of Khaldi gas stations. It was made a separate unit and renamed Fuelway in 2013 as further investments were made in it and the company began expanding. Fuelway
Full-spectrum auto business
October 23, 2019
The group established a full-spectrum automotive business named Auto Gulf Company (AGC) in 2012. Based in Al Khobar in the Eastern Province, AGC has carved a name for itself in the market, dealing with major clients and suppliers of vehicles
Spreading wings to tourism
October 30, 2019
Another important unit of the Al-Khaldi Group which serves both the group itself and others is the Saudia Falcon Travel & Tourism Company. Established in 2016, it is among the leading travel service providers in the Kingdom.
Serving oil and gas sector
November 6, 2019
The group established Saudi Drill Company in —— to provide products and services to the oil and gas, petrochemicals, chemicals, saline water and power sectors. This is now one of the fastest growing firms within the group.
Across the Kingdom
November 13, 2019
The company has offices across the Kingdom including Riyadh and Jeddah, apart from its headquarters in Dammam.