Khamis Juma Bu Amim, chairman of Dubai's Drydocks World has said the firm plans to enter the Saudi Arabian market as part of its expansion plans, Saudi Gazette has reported. The firm is "in serious talks to operate and manage dry dock facilities in Saudi Arabia's Dhahran and Jeddah ports. We expect to see this agreement through by first quarter of 2013," Bu Amim said. The company is also eyeing new opportunities in Turkey, he added. "We are in final talks to expand in Turkey at an already existing yard."