Containers

All the latest news from the region about containers and container shipping

The ceremony to mark the start of the first phase of construction at the South Container Terminal was attended by His Excellency Omar Hariri, President of Mawani, a delegation of senior Saudi government officials, and representatives from DP World Jeddah’s management.

Jeddah container terminal expa...

Jeddah container term...

On October 7th, the Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) and DP World Jeddah laid the foundation stone for...
On October 7th, the Saudi Ports A...
Agreement was signed by Christopher Cook, Managing Director, Maersk UAE and Abdulla Bin Damithan, CEO & Managing Director, DP World – UAE Region & Jafza in Dubai

Maersk to make Jafza regional ...

Maersk to make Jafza ...

Container logistics services integrator, Maersk Kanoo, is to set up its first warehousing and distri...
Container logistics services inte...
Some of the new equipment at ACT

More investment in Aqaba termi...

More investment in Aq...

As part of its strategic efforts to increase the efficiency of operations at the port, Aqaba Contain...
As part of its strategic efforts ...
The 10 millionth teu being handled at PICT

ICTSI Pakistan hits milestone

ICTSI Pakistan hits m...

Pakistan International Container Terminal (PICT), Manila-based International Container Terminal Serv...
Pakistan International Container ...
SCCT has raised the height of some ship-to-shore cranes so that it can better handle mega containerships

Suez Canal Container Terminal ...

Suez Canal Container ...

A series of investments totalling US$ 60 million which commenced at the Suez Canal Container Termina...
A series of investments totalling...
The maiden call of Maersk Gibraltar at PSA Mumbai

PSA Mumbai welcomes new Maersk...

PSA Mumbai welcomes n...

PSA Mumbai handled the inaugural call of Maersk Line’s ME2 service with the arrival of the 10,100 TE...
PSA Mumbai handled the inaugural ...
Throughput at Jebel Ali increased by over 4% in the second quarter

Accelerating growth boosts DP ...

Accelerating growth b...

DP World handled 19.7 million TEU across its global portfolio of container terminals in the second q...
DP World handled 19.7 million TEU...
BGT recently handled its 3 millionth TEU

ICTSI Iraq hits 3 million TEU ...

ICTSI Iraq hits 3 mil...

Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT), International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI)’s subsidiary ope...
Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT), Int...
Container traffic at King Abdullah Port continues to rise at a rapid rate

King Abdullah Port tops region...

King Abdullah Port to...

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port has been named as the fastest growing seaport in the Middle East r...
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Po...
Oman’s Port of Salalah has witnessed continued growth in container volumes

Strong performance by Omani po...

Strong performance by...

Omani ports handled nearly 2.5 million TEU of containers from January to June 2021, as well as 28.8 ...
Omani ports handled nearly 2.5 mi...
Momentum Logistics was one of two Gulftainer divisions to pick up the top ROSPA award

Gulftainer receives ROSPA awar...

Gulftainer receives R...

Sharjah Container Terminal and Momentum Logistics, both divisions of Sharjah-based Gulftainer Group,...
Sharjah Container Terminal and Mo...
Edward Tah (front, right) and Jacobs’s Business Development Director Omar Al Zahrani (front, left) holding the letters of award to appoint Jacobs as SGP’s civil engineering consultant. Witnessing the event are SGP’s Chairman, Abdulla Al Zamil (rear, right), Mawani President H.E. Omar Hariri (rear, second from right), Jacobs’s Market Director, Abdulelah Alsheikh (rear, second from left) and Mawani’s Director General for King Abdulaziz Port Hassan Faqeha (rear, left)

Key milestone for Dammam conta...

Key milestone for Dam...

Saudi Global Ports (SGP), a subsidiary of Singapore-based PSA International, has started the first p...
Saudi Global Ports (SGP), a subsi...
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