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About Us

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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Ports Development Company

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

Terminals

The terminals at King Abdullah Port are being planned, overseen, and developed by Ports Development Company. The purpose is to achieve the highest level of efficiency for shipping and transport lines through the port’s calculated capacity and innovative work cycle.

Container

King Abdullah Port is developing container terminals with an 18 meter depth that feature the largest cranes in the world, with a span of 25 TEUs, and a capacity of 65 tons, geared to efficiently handle ultra-mega vessels with a capacity of over 23,500 TEUs.
Marine Services

RO/RO

The Ro/Ro terminal provides advanced services to the automotive sector, including importing, exporting and re exporting cars to markets and ports in neighboring countries, in addition to other commercial and industrial vehicles.

Bulk, Agri Bulk & General Cargo

King Abdullah Port has a prominent role in fulfilling the Kingdom’s needs by raising its level of readiness to receive various types of strategic and developmental goods, in order to ensure meeting all consumers needs in the Saudi Arabia.

Our Numbers

Container

Total Capacity
25,000,000 TEUs
Current Capacity
6,500,000 TEUs

Dry Bulk

Total Capacity
10,000,000 tonnes
Current Capacity
3,000,000 tonnes

Agri Bulk

Total Capacity
15,000,000 tonnes
Current Capacity
4,000,000 tonnes

General Cargo

Total Capacity
5,000,000 tonnes
Current Capacity
2,000,000 tonnes

RO/RO

Total Capacity
1,500,000 CEUs
Current Capacity
200,000 CEUs

Our Connectivity

This module allows you to learn more about the available shipping routes, thus helping you to choose the most efficient route for your imports and exports, to and from King Abdullah Port.

Vessel Movement

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Departures

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State-Of-The-Art Sytems

PORT COMMUNITY
SYSTEM

The Port Community System enables efficient, transparent and reliable operation that provide significant cost savings

SMART GATE
SYSTEM

Optimizes performances of the Port/terminal gates reducing truck turn-around time and improving security processes

Latest News

June 14, 2021

KING ABDULLAH PORT ACHIEVES NEW RECORD FOR MONTHLY BREAKBULK CARGO HANDLING

The port handled 600,000 tons of breakbulk cargo, in continuation of the remarkable year-on-year growth in volumes since its inception
King Abdullah Economic City, May 2021: King Abdullah Port achieved a new record for the monthly volume of breakbulk cargo, by handling over 600,000 tons. The accomplishment demonstrates…

June 6, 2021

KING ABDULLAH PORT RANKED SECOND MOST EFFICIENT CONTAINER PORT GLOBALLY BY THE WORLD BANK

The port’s prominent position in CPPI 2020 demonstrates its growing capabilities and strong commitment to Vision 2030
King Abdullah Economic City, June 2021: King Abdullah Port has been ranked second among the most efficient container ports in the world, according to the Container Port Performance…

May 26, 2021

JAY NEW NAMED CEO OF KING ABDULLAH PORT

A seasoned maritime professional with more than 20+ years of experience in ports, shipping and logistics
King Abdullah Economic City, April 2021: Ports Development Company (PDC), the owner and developer of King Abdullah Port, has announced the appointment of Jay New as the Chief…