Ports

The latest news from ports across the region

The containership Ever Useful alongside Berth 27 at Basra Gateway Terminal

ICTSI Basra increases capacity...

ICTSI Basra increases...

The ability of the Port of Umm Qasr in Iraq to receive direct calls from larger container vessels is...
The ability of the Port of Umm Qa...
The Port of Salalah is adding to its existing fleet of RTGs Keywords: RTG, Salalah

More RTGs for Salalah

More RTGs for Salalah...

Oman’s Port of Salalah has taken delivery of four more RTGs to meet the operational requirements of ...
Oman’s Port of Salalah has take...
Mark Geilenkirchen, CEO, Sohar Port and Freezone shakes hands with Karim Cordahi, country manager, Svitzer Oman, after signing an agreement for Svitzer to supply and manage two new pilot vessels and provide round-the-clock operational support

Sohar signs Svitzer pilot boat...

Sohar signs Svitzer p...

Sohar Port and Freezone has reached an agreement with Svitzer, a subsidiary of the AP Moller group, ...
Sohar Port and Freezone has reach...
Drydocks World is now part of DP World and is reported to be contributing positively to revenue streams

Robust results for DP World

Robust results for DP...

Dubai-headquartered DP World has announced impressive financial results for the six months to June 3...
Dubai-headquartered DP World has ...
Dredging works are now underway to develop a new terminal basin for Sokhna

Sokhna port expansion gets und...

Sokhna port expansion...

China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) has started construction of a new terminal basin in Sokhna ...
China Harbour Engineering Company...
APM Terminals has launched the Lift portal in Bahrain to streamline communications with customers

APM Terminals launches online ...

APM Terminals launche...

APM Terminals Bahrain has launched its new Lift portal, which allows customers to track and trace th...
APM Terminals Bahrain has launche...
BMCT has recently taken delivery of 9 new RTG cranes

Bharat Mumbai adds more RTG cr...

Bharat Mumbai adds mo...

Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals (BMCT) in Jawaharlal Nehru Port, India, has taken delivery of nine...
Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals...
HPH has decided to locate a regional operations centre in Pakistan

HPH launches regional operatio...

HPH launches regional...

Hutchison Ports Holdings is establishing a regional operation centre (ROC) in Pakistan. The ROC will...
Hutchison Ports Holdings is estab...

Salalah’s double digit cargo g...

Salalah’s double di...

The Omani port of Salalah achieved strong growth in both container and general cargo traffic flows o...
The Omani port of Salalah achieve...
DP World is considering its next steps with regards the seizure of Doraleh Container Terminal by the government of Djibouti

DP World wins Doraleh arbitrat...

DP World wins Doraleh...

An arbitration tribunal held at the London Court of International Arbitration has confirmed the ille...
An arbitration tribunal held at t...
BMCT, the newest container terminal at JNPT, has got off to a good start

JNPT container traffic keeps o...

JNPT container traffi...

Container throughput levels at India’s leading trade gateway, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), ha...
Container throughput levels at In...
Mohammed Muallem, managing director, DP World UAE Region, and Abdulla Kalban, managing director and chief executive, EGA, signing the new agreement

DP World and EGA link up to bo...

DP World and EGA link...

DP World and Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) have signed a strategic agreement designed to support t...
DP World and Emirates Global Alum...
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