Ports

The latest news from ports across the region

DP World’s Jebel Ali port achieved steady 4% growth in 2017

Record throughput for DP World...

Record throughput for...

Setting a new global throughput record, DP World handled 70.1 million teu across its worldwide netwo...
Setting a new global throughput r...
The first STS operation in Salalah harbour took place recently

STS operations get underway in...

STS operations get un...

The Port of Salalah completed its first ship to ship (STS) transfer operation at Salalah anchorage r...
The Port of Salalah completed its...
Cochin is becoming a significant regional transshipment hub

More growth for Cochin port

More growth for Cochi...

Cochin continues to record impressive growth in cargo handling. The port achieved an all-time high m...
Cochin continues to record impres...
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...
Participants at the Jubail Value Proposition event hosted by GSCCO

Strong growth for Red Sea port...

Strong growth for Red...

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Port, located north of Jeddah on the Red Sea coast, achieved a 21% incr...
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Po...
Adani‘s facilities in Kattupalli achieved a 45% increase in cargo volumes in the third quarter, making it the fastest growing in the group’s network

Adani Ports sees third quarter...

Adani Ports sees thir...

India’s Adani Ports Group has seen a significant acceleration in traffic during the third quarter of...
India’s Adani Ports Group has s...
DP World has continued to make significant capital investments in its global container terminal infrastructure

DP World capital investment to...

DP World capital inve...

In order to take full advantage of recovering global markets and growing optimism about future prosp...
In order to take full advantage o...
H.E. Darwish bin Ismail Al Balushi, Oman’s Minister for Financial Affairs, and Eng. Yousef bin Ibrahim Al Bassam, deputy chairman and managing director of the Saudi Fund for Development, signing the funding agreement in Muscat

Saudi Arabia helps fund Oman p...

Saudi Arabia helps fu...

The government of Oman has signed two agreements worth a total of RO81 million (US$210 million) with...
The government of Oman has signed...
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 ...
Shanti Sagar 17, one of the two new dredgers commissioned by Adani Ports

Adani strengthens dredger flee...

Adani strengthens dre...

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) has taken delivery of two new 8000m3 Trailing ...
Adani Ports and Special Economic ...
Sohar port chief executive, Mark Geilenkirchen, receiving an award at the IBJ Awards recently

Sohar port launches recycling ...

Sohar port launches r...

Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone prides itself on having some of the strictest and best-policed enviro...
Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone ...
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...
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