Ports

The latest news from ports across the region

The MoU was signed by Abdullah Al Hameli, Executive Vice President – Corporate Support at Abu Dhabi Ports, and Mohammed Amin, Senior Vice President, Middle East, Turkey & Africa at Dell Technologies in Las Vegas

Abu Dhabi Ports accelerates di...

Abu Dhabi Ports accel...

Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dell Technologies that will see ...
Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memo...
Sohar’s innovative online route planner contains deepsea and shortsea schedules connecting Oman to 550 ports worldwide

Sohar launches route planner

Sohar launches route ...

Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone has launched Sohar Navigate, an online route planner which provides i...
Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone ...
APSEZ manages nine ports and terminals on the eastern and western coasts of India. Together, these ports make up 24% of the country’s port capacity.

Adani steps up Mundra port inv...

Adani steps up Mundra...

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) has announced plans to further expand capacity at Mund...
Adani Ports and Special Economic ...
Salalah port has witness a number of notable cruise ship callers over the season just past

Omani ports handle more cruise...

Omani ports handle mo...

The number of cruise ships visiting Oman’s ports during the winter season 2018-2019 totaled 298. Thi...
The number of cruise ships visiti...
The market share of the 12 Indian major ports increased further to around 60% last financial year

Steady growth for Indian ports...

Steady growth for Ind...

For the financial year just ended, India’s 12 major ports achieved a 2.9% increase in cargo volumes,...
For the financial year just ended...

Improved profitability for DP ...

Improved profitabilit...

Dubai-based global ports operator, DP World, has posted a positive set of financial figures for 2018...
Dubai-based global ports operator...
Mundra Port remains the ‘jewel in the crown’ of the Adani Ports operation

Adani breaks Indian port recor...

Adani breaks Indian p...

The Adani Ports group has become the first Indian port operator in the private sector to handle over...
The Adani Ports group has become ...
NCT and Krishnapatnam Port executives and staff celebrate the handling of the 500,000 the container in 2018/19

Krishnapatnam terminal reaches...

Krishnapatnam termina...

Krishnapatnam port’s Navayuga Container Terminal (NCT) reached an important milestone on 27th March,...
Krishnapatnam port’s Navayuga C...
JAK ASD tugs handling the first VLCC under the new agreement on morning of 1st March

Basra-based company signs GCPI...

Basra-based company s...

The General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI) has entered into a revised partnership with Jawar Al Kh...
The General Company for Ports of ...
Indian Shipping Minister, Shri Nitin Gadkari, recently supervised an inauguration ceremony for the two new multi-purpose berths at Deendayal Port in Kandla

Kandla multi-purpose berths in...

Kandla multi-purpose ...

Indian Shipping Minister, Shri Nitin Gadkari, recently inaugurated two new multi-purpose berths at D...
Indian Shipping Minister, Shri Ni...
Jebel Ali container traffic was down last year as DP World concentrated on more profitable cargo flows

UAE container volume decreases...

UAE container volume ...

DP World achieved an overall container throughput increase of 1.9% in 2018 compared with 2017 levels...
DP World achieved an overall cont...
A new digital service at Dammam port is expected to cut cargo dwell times significantly

Progress continues at public a...

Progress continues at...

Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) has announced a number of significant initiatives in recent weeks. It...
Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) ha...
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