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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…

February 2, 2022

KING ABDULLAH PORT UNDERSCORES COMMITMENT TO LOGISTICS SECTOR DEVELOPMENT AT BREAKBULK MIDDLE EAST 2022

The port is a Platinum Sponsor of the region’s leading breakbulk trade show for the fourth consecutive year
Dubai, UAE – February 2022: King Abdullah Port, the first privately owned, developed and operated port in the Middle East, has joined Breakbulk Middle East 2022 as a…

January 18, 2022

KING ABDULLAH PORT WRAPS UP SUCCESSFUL 2021 WITH 31% GROWTH IN CONTAINER THROUGHPUT AND 15% INCREASE IN BULK AND GENERAL CARGO

The port’s remarkable double-digit growth and expanding capabilities continue to strengthen its position in the global maritime sector
King Abdullah Economic City, January 2022: Consolidating its status as a key contributor to the Saudi economy and highlighting its growing significance as an internationally recognized port with…

December 14, 2021

King Abdullah Port Honoured for ‘Outstanding Achievement’ at Seatrade Maritime Awards 2021

The award recognizes the port’s exceptional performance and growth despite the challenging market conditions worldwide
King Abdullah Economic City, 14 December 2021: Strengthening its position as one of the fastest-growing ports worldwide, King Abdullah Port was honoured with the ‘Outstanding Achievement Award 2021’…