Director's Message

Director's Message

Sharjah Ports is at the forefront of economic activity in Sharjah and is the key gateway for international trade. Sharjah offers unique feature among ports being the only Emirate to have ports in both the coasts of UAE giving it a strategic advantage which benefits not just the Emirate of Sharjah but the entire UAE.

Our ports are renowned for their efficiency and productivity. According to a global productivity report conducted by the Journal of Commerce in the US, the Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT) is the top performing port facility in Europe, the Middle East region and Africa, with a 91.6 berth productivity rate, ahead of other ports in the region.

With virtually all the top container shipping lines offering service to our ports through direct service or via feeder service we are connected to all parts of the globe. While Khorfakkan port is predominantly container handling facility, Port Khalid and Hamriyah ports are multi-purpose facilities capable of handling all kinds of cargoes such as containers, break bulk, project cargoes, dry bulk, liquid, roro and passenger.

Shipping and global trade is going through challenging times and we are stepping up to the challenge through close co-ordination with our customers, listening to their requirements and offering the best services through efficient operations.



About Sharjah

The third largest emirate covering an area of 2,600 sq kms, the emirate of Sharjah straddles the peninsula, overlooking the Arabian Gulf to the west and the Gulf of Oman to the east. This gives it the unique advantage of being geographically diverse. The e...

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