Extensive Expertise Developing Ports and Logistical Hubs aligned with Vision 2030 Ambitions The Port of Absolute Advantage Middle East’s first fully privately owned, developed, and operated port Logistics Services Effective, competent, and seamless approach to port operations Specialised Marine Services Company International operational standards, cost effective solutions, and round-the-clock support Terminals Built to be one of the largest terminal facilities in the world with 24/7 international standardized services

About us

Ports Development Company

Ports Development Company (PDC), is the owner and developer of King Abdullah Port, thev first ‘privately’ owned and funded port facility of Saudi Arabia and the Middle East region.

Established in 2010, PDC is a joint venture between Emaar the Economic City and Huta Marine Works Ltd., two of the largest developers and marine construction diversified conglomerates of the Middle East.
Ports Development Company represents a strong shareholder base with extensive expertise…

King Abdullah Port

King Abdullah Port is the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s newest port facility, located in King Abdullah Economic City. It is a full-service commercial port with a highly strategic location. The Port will deliver world-class service by means of state-of-the-art computer systems and a highly experienced staff.

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Marine Solutions

Specialised Marines Services

Towage

King Abdullah Port provides state of the art towage services via a fleet of ASD tugs, ranging from 85t – 47t BP.

Bunkering

Although the provision of bunkers in the port will be made available in the future, at present this service is unavailable. Document details will be provided in the future.

Underwater Inspection

Underwater inspection service using trained and qualified personnel as well as the latest available underwater inspection equipment.

Expert People

Our Team

Jay New

Jay New

Chief Executive Officer

Eng. Muhammad AlShehri

Eng. Muhammad AlShehri

Head of Operations

Bassam Abdulaziz Fathi

Bassam Abdulaziz Fathi

Head of Commercial

Badr Faisal Nadershah

Badr Faisal Nadershah

Head of Human Resources

Latest News

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May 25, 2022

KING ABDULLAH PORT CELEBRATES RECORD 15 MILLION TEU THROUGHPUT MILESTONE IN RAPID GROWTH AS LEADING CONTAINER PORT

Stellar achievement in under 9 years since launch of container terminal due to outstanding capabilities and operational efficiencies
King Abdullah Economic City, May 2022: In an exceptional milestone on its journey to becoming a leading global logistics and transportation hub, King Abdullah Port, the first privately…

April 25, 2022

KING ABDULLAH PORT RANKS SECOND FASTEST GROWING PORT IN THE WORLD FOR THE SECOND TIME IN 4 YEARS

The Port jumped 10 places from its previous ranking to rank 73rd in Alphaliner’s list of the 100 largest container ports in the world
King Abdullah Economic City, April 2021: Demonstrating its commitment to long-term growth and industry excellence, King Abdullah Port has ranked second globally in terms of growth according to…

March 29, 2022

KING ABDULLAH PORT WINS TWO COVETED AWARDS AT INTERNATIONAL FINANCE TRANSPORTATION AWARDS 2021

Best Container Terminal and Best Bulk & General Cargo Terminal awards recognize the port’s rise in prominence globally and strong growth and performance
Dubai, UAE – March 2022: King Abdullah Port announced that it was awarded two prestigious titles at the 2021 International Finance Transportation Awards, in a strong testimony to…

March 15, 2022

Maersk ME4 service to call King Abdullah Port to support Saudi Arabia’s exporters

Petrochemical exporters at Maersk’s Integrated Logistics Hub to benefit strongly from the new ocean service call at King Abdullah Port
Riyadh, 14 March 2022: Maersk today announced its ME4 Westbound service (Middle-East to Europe) to call King Abdullah Port effective 13th March 2022. With this change, Maersk aims…

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    Tel: +966122339888
    Address: 5726 – King Abdullah Port District
    King Abdullah Economic City 23998 – 8412
    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    PO box: 48501, Jeddah 21582 , Saudi Arabia
    Email: info@portsdevco.com

    For job applications kindly send your resume to: hr@portsdevco.com

    For investment and commercial related opportunities kindly contact us on: Commercial@portsdevco.com