Containers

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

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...
Significant investment is planned over the next few years in RSGT

RSGT completes equity sale dea...

RSGT completes equity...

After completing all the necessary conditions and obtaining the required regulatory approvals, the f...
After completing all the necessar...
Maersk is redesigning its ocean network in West and Central Asia

Maersk to revamp regional netw...

Maersk to revamp regi...

Maersk Line is restructuring its regional container shipping network that connects India, Bangladesh...
Maersk Line is restructuring its ...
The inaugural vessel of CI1 service calls at APM Terminals Pipavav

Maiden call at APM Terminals P...

Maiden call at APM Te...

APM Terminals Pipavav facility in India received the first call of the CI1 (China-India Express) ser...
APM Terminals Pipavav facility in...
King Abdullah Port is the second most efficient in the world, according to a new report

Saudi Red Sea port ranked high...

Saudi Red Sea port ra...

King Abdullah Port has been ranked the second most efficient container port in the world for 2020, b...
King Abdullah Port has been ranke...
New direct container services have helped boost throughput at DP World’s Cochin terminal

Cochin terminal adds Far East ...

Cochin terminal adds ...

DP World-operated International Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTT) at Cochin recently added a n...
DP World-operated International C...
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