KING ABDULLAH PORT RECEIVES FIRST LIQUID BULK SHIPMENTS

King Abdullah Economic City, October 2017 King Abdullah Port has announced the arrival of its first liquid bulk shipments of fresh pasteurized milk for Almarai, the largest dairy company in the region. According to the shipping company, the milk shipment, which arrived from the Port of Moerdijk in Netherlands and … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT THROUGHPUT INCREASES BY 14% IN FIRST HALF OF 2017 Hameedadin: First half results confirm the success and achievements of King Abdullah Port

King Abdullah Economic City, August 2017 King Abdullah Port announced the increase of its throughput to 821,694 TEU in the first half of 2017, representing an increase of around 14% compared to the same time last year, where the throughput was 720,483 TEU. The port also announced an increase in … Continue reading

1,460 maritime services delivered in 2016, 30% increase expected by the end of 2017, Specialized Marine Services Company Is Key Contributor To The Successful Operation Of King Abdullah Port

King Abdullah Economic City, August 2017 In 2016, Container Management magazine, a British global leader specialized in ports, navigation, maritime transportation and container handling, issued a report that ranked King Abdullah Port by far the fastest growing of any in the publication’s global list of top 120 ports. Additionally, King … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT INTRODUCES NEW, FIRST OF ITS KIND TECHNOLOGY IN THE KINGDOM, ACTIVATES 24-HOUR CONTAINER INSPECTION INITIATIVE

  King Abdullah Economic City, June 2017 The Ports Development Company, the owner and developer of King Abdullah Port, has announced the completion of the building of a central operating room monitoring and linking together the X-ray customs inspection systems in the port. The room will also equip all customs … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT CELEBRATES RAMADAN HOSTING IFTAR FOR OPERATING PARTNERS AND PARTICIPATING SECTORS Hameedadin speaks of King Abdullah Port’s dedication to advancing the tenets of Vision 2030

Jeddah, June 2017 An atmosphere of trust, collaboration and unity settled over those gathered at this year’s annual iftar held by the Ports Development Company, the owner and developer of King Abdullah Port, with the participation of a wide array of guests including managers and stakeholders from the Economic Cities … Continue reading

On the first anniversary of the declaration of Vision 2030 KING ABDULLAH PORT RAPIDLY CONTRIBUTING TO THE REALIZATION OF VISION 2030, TRANSFORMING THE KINGDOM INTO A GLOBAL LOGISTICS HUB

King Abdullah Economic City, May 2017 Today, the Kingdom is moving with confidence and clarity towards promising new horizons with the implementation of Vision 2030 and the National Transformation Program 2020. Both the government and the private sector are working to implement initiatives in various economic fields. Now, the country … Continue reading

KING ABDULLAH PORT CONFIRMS THE KINGDOM’S ROLE AS A GLOBAL LOGISTICS CENTER AT SEA ASIA 2017 IN SINGAPORE

    Singapore, May 2017 King Abdullah Port successfully concluded its participation in and sponsorship of Sea Asia 2017, the event’s sixth edition, which was recently held in Singapore as part of Singapore Maritime Week. Sea Asia 2017 was co-organized by Seatrade and the Singapore Maritime Foundation. This first participation … Continue reading

In a study of more than 600 international ports King Abdullah Port Joins World’s 100 Biggest Container Ports Hameedadin: Alphaliner ranking consolidates Kingdom’s maritime status

King Abdullah Economic City, April 2017 King Abdullah Port landed the 98th spot among the world’s biggest container ports for 2016, up from 104th the previous year, according to Alphaliner, a global maritime data originator. Alphaliner’s report ranks ports based on capacity, measured by units of standard twenty-foot equivalent unit … Continue reading