• Jafza records phenomenal growth

    The Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) has witnessed massive growth in the last thirty years of its operations, with its total number of companies growing from 19 in 1985 to over 7,000 today, including more than 100 Global Fortune 500 enterprises.

  • DP World to use automation at Turkish port

    DP World will use automated cargo-handling at a container port it plans to open this year at Yarimca, Turkey, on the Sea of Marmara near Istanbul. The terminal, DP World’s first in Turkey, will have capacity of 1.3 million 20-foot-equivalents a year

  • Port of Taman to Get New Dry Bulk Facilities

    Russia’s Rosneft has entered into a cooperation agreement with the country’s Ministry of Transport and the government of Krasnodar Territory to expand dry bulk facilities at the Black Sea Port of Taman.

  • Govt can sign agreement on Vizhinjam port: EC

    The Election Commission of India has allowed the Kerala government to sign an agreement with the Adani Group to build the Vizhinjam International Port. The preliminary works of the project will not be affected by the code of conduct in place in view of the Aruvikkara assembly byelection, the commission has informed the Chief Electoral Officer.


  • Sri Lanka to do full EIA on suspended Port City...

    Sri Lanka’s Central Environmental Authority is to do a full environmental impact assessment (EIA) on the suspended Port City project by the state-owned China Communications Construction Company on reclaimed land off Colombo, the Sri Lankan government announced on Thursday. The EIA is expected to take four months.

  • The Industrial Development Bureau of Abu Dhabi...

    The Industrial Development Bureau of the Department of Economic Development (IDB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi Ports to establish a joint-programme that will help attract investment and further develop and enhance the fast-evolving industrial sector of Abu Dhabi.


Abu Dhabi Ports Officially inaugurates Dh170m new “Delma Port”

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler's Representative in “Al Dhafra Region”, H.E. Staff Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Khalfan Al Mazrouei, Chief of the General Authority for the Security of Ports, Borders and Free Zones, and Board Member of Abu Dhabi Ports, officially inaugurated Delma


Africa’s Export Markets Set to Boom In Wake of Ports Expansion

October Forum to Explore Opportunities Available at African Ports. With Africa’s overall port utilization capacity now exceeding 70 percent, ports authorities and terminal operators are actively calling for partners in development to equip Africa’s ports and harbors for neopanamax shipping requirements.