DP World handled 29.4 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first half of 2014, with gross container volumes growing by 9.3 per cent on a like-for-like basis.
DP World has inaugurated the largest and latest container inspection facility at its flagship Jebel Ali Port in Dubai.
The new facility, which serves Jebel Ali Container Terminal 2, is one of the largest inspection facilities in t
DP World handled 55 million TEU (20-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals the last year, with gross container volumes growing by 0.7 per cent on the previous year.
The second half of the year de
A "terrorist" staged an unsuccessful attack on a container ship passing through the Suez Canal on Saturday, in an attempt to disrupt the flow of ships through the waterway, the head of the Suez Canal Authority Mohab Memish said.
The Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), one of the GCC's most productive harbours located on the north-east of Bahrain, saw an 11 per cent growth in total local container volume last year, according to official data.
Dubai-based global marine operator DP World celebrated a marquee milestone in its history when its Dubai ports handled the 100 millionth container to pass through DP World, UAE Region terminals in ten years.
The 100 million
DP World, the global port operator based in Dubai, has emerged as the lone bidder for developing a new container loading facility at Jawaharlal Nehru port near Mumbai as India’s busiest container port seeks to expand much-needed capacity.
Abu Dhabi launched operations at the $7.1 billion Khalifa Port on Saturday, seeking to diversify its oil-based economy with a project that could intensify competition for the region's shipping traffic with neighbouring emirate Dubai.
DP World, the Dubai-based global marine operator, has seen a 9.5 per cent jump in gross volumes in the first quarter handling 13.8 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of marine terminals, said a top official.