Bulk Shipping

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Gautam Adani, chairman of the Adani Group, speaking at the event to inaugurate the Dhamra Port expansion

Second phase of Dhamra port ex...

Second phase of Dhamr...

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ), India’s largest port developer, has inaugurated the P...
Adani Ports and Special Economic ...
More silos for grain are to be constructed at Sohar Port

Grain storage facility investm...

Grain storage facilit...

Oman-based Sohar Flour Mills, a partnership between Atyab Investments and Essa Al Ghurair Investment...
Oman-based Sohar Flour Mills, a p...
The newly acquired Panamax, ISL Star

ISL buys bulk carrier

ISL buys bulk carrier...

Dubai-based International Shipping & Logistics (ISL) has taken the important step of acquiring i...
Dubai-based International Shippin...
Essar Ports Vizag facility is being upgraded

Double digit growth for Essar ...

Double digit growth f...

Essar Ports Limited (EPL), one of the leading private port terminal operators in India, has a report...
Essar Ports Limited (EPL), one of...
Essar Bulk Terminal Salaya can now handle vessels up to 100,000 dwt capacity

Essar poised to complete termi...

Essar poised to compl...

One of India’s leading private terminal operators, Essar Ports, has confirmed that two major investm...
One of India’s leading private ...
Bahri Dry Bulk is in the process of significantly expanding its fleet

Bulk carrier funding secured b...

Bulk carrier funding ...

Bahri Dry Bulk has secured Sharia-compliant funding of SAR 360 million from Bank Al Bilad, one of th...
Bahri Dry Bulk has secured Sharia...
The agreement was signed at EGA’s headquarters in Al Taweelah by Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Ports and Abdulla Kalban, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of EGA

EGA pens key Abu Dhabi port in...

EGA pens key Abu Dhab...

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has signed a long-term port facility agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports ...
Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) h...
King Abdullah Port, which is owned by the Ports Development Company, is the first privately owned, developed and operated port in the Kingdom.

Bulk terminal operator for Kin...

Bulk terminal operato...

Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea coast King Abdullah Port (KAP) has signed an agreement with AMSteel, a compan...
Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea coast Ki...
Nezar Banabeela, Chairman of BahriBunge Dry Bulk, speaking at the launch of the joint venture’s Dubai head office

BahriBunge Dry Bulk opens Duba...

BahriBunge Dry Bulk o...

BahriBunge Dry Bulk has officially inaugurated its new head office in Dubai in the presence of Abdul...
BahriBunge Dry Bulk has officiall...

Liquid bulk shipments start at...

Liquid bulk shipments...

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port has announced the arrival of its first liquid bulk shipments. The ...
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Po...
Essar is upgrading iron ore handling facilities in Vizag Port

Essar set to boost iron ore ha...

Essar set to boost ir...

One of India’s biggest private sector terminal operators, Essar Ports, is poised to significantly in...
One of India’s biggest private ...
Investment is planned for Chidambaranar port

Coal jetties at Chidambaranar ...

Coal jetties at Chida...

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between Chidambaranar Port Trust and Tamil Nadu ...
A memorandum of understanding (Mo...
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