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Qatar’s neighbours may be blockading it but that hasn’t stopped the country’s logistics industry. In fact, further up the Gulf peninsula it seems to have found a new partner, launching its first ever direct container feeder service to Kuwait. The Handy Shipper reports that Qatar-based Milaha will operate the weekly service between Hamad Port and Shuwaikh Port using a 515 teu vessel.