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  • 4 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer’s Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT), which was proclaimed last year as the ‘Shipping Port of the Year’ at the Annual Supply Chain and Transport Awards in Dubai, received on April 2 CSCL Uranus, the largest vessel ever to have docked at the terminal. The ship’s captain and crew members have been welcomed at the port […]

  • 12 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer’s Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT) located on Sharjah’s Indian Ocean coast, has welcomed its largest vessel yet, the CMA CGM Kerguelen, sailing on the CMA flagship service FAL1. According to  Gulftainer‘s Terminal Manager at KCT, Daniel Wright, receiving CMA CGM Kerguelen is another milestone for Gulftainer and Khorfakkan Container Terminal. “This new milestone adds to the benchmarks already achieved […]

  • 7 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    UAE-based terminal operator Gulftainer said it has surpassed 400,000 TEU milestone at Sharjah Container Terminal (SCT), UAE in annual throughput during 2014. SCT has recorded double-digit growth compared to last year’s volumes. Iain Rawlinson, Group Commercial Director of Gulftainer said that the professional approach of Gulftainer’s management, along with consistently high productivity levels, was a […]

  • 9 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately owned port management and logistics company, welcomed the Yang Ming YM Xiamen to Sharjah Container Terminal (SCT) yesterday for the first call of a brand new service. The YM Xiamen arrived for what will be scheduled weekly visits to SCT on the new Gulf feeder Service (TGS). The Gulftainer team […]

  • 25 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Port Canaveral has signed a 35-year agreement with GT USA, the US-business of privately-owned international port operator Gulftainer, to operate and further develop its container and multipurpose cargo terminal. The terminal, set to commence operations in the last quarter of 2014, positions Port Canaveral as the most economical and convenient ocean gateway for containerized cargo […]

  • 19 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer, a privately-owned independent port operator and logistics company based in the UAE, has finalized a 50-year concession with the State of Delaware in the USA to operate and develop the Port of Wilmington. The agreement, signed by Gulftainer’s subsidiary GT USA, will see an expected investment of up to $600 million in the port […]

  • 19 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer signed a 50-year concession deal to operate and develop the Port of Wilmington.

  • 24 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer, a subsidiary of United Arab Emirates-based Crescent Enterprises entered a 35-year agreement with Port Canaveral on Monday to operate a container and cargo terminal being constructed at the port. The deal will see an investment of up to $100 million in equipment and employees to operate the terminal, and marks expansion of Gulftainer’s business […]

  • 26 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer, the world’s largest privately owned independent port management and logistics company, welcomed CMA CGM’s Alexander Von Humboldt containership on its maiden voyage and call at the Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT). The Alexander Von Humboldt, named after the German naturalist, geographer and explorer, is one of the three explorer class container vessels belonging to CMA […]

  • 24 June 2020
    Innovation, Ports & Logistics, Project & Tenders, Technology

    Port operator Gulftainer has launched the Future of Ports Startup Challenge 2020 to identify startups from across the globe with the ambition to lead the transformation of the port management and logistics industries. Gulftainer has partnered with the Global Silicon Valley labs (GSVlabs), a global innovation platform, to engage startups in five unique areas of […]

  • 2 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer, the largest privately owned port operator in the world, is participating in the Terminal Operations Conference & Exhibition Container Supply Chain: Middle East (TOC ME) – the longest-running series of trade events for international shipping, port and terminal communities in the world – which is taking place from 1-3 October in Dubai. TOC brings […]

  • 24 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer, the port management and logistics company headquartered in Sharjah, UAE, yesterday announced that it has acquired a 51% stake in Saudi Arabia’s Gulf Stevedoring Contracting Company (GSCCO), allowing it to assume the full management of three Saudi terminals, located in Jeddah and Jubail. The acquisition makes Gulftainer the largest port operator in the Middle […]

  • 13 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Gulftainer-operated Sharjah Container Terminal was the site for the launch of the Mag Container Line (MCL), the Mag Bride, the first of four new vessels. The Mag Bride will operate on MCL’s Sharjah to Abu Fulous, Iraq service. The vessel is the first of four replacements being made in the MCL fleet. The launch took […]

  • 8 April 2008

    One of the major Container Shipping lines serving Gulftainer’s Sharjah Container Terminal (SCT) is APL, which has a regular weekly call with its CMX service, giving comprehensive coverage of Far East ports.

  • 7 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Khorfakkan Container Terminal (KCT) became the first terminal operator in the Middle East to handle the world’s largest containership, CMA CGM Marco Polo, owned by the CMA CGM Group. With a length of four standard football pitches (396 metres), 54 metres beam and requiring a draft of 16m, Khorfakkan is one of the few ports […]

  • 21 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      «Ust-Luga Company» JSC (the construction manager of Ust-Luga Merchant Sea Port) and Gulftainer Global Logistics Limited (an international terminal operator) recently announce the signing of an agreement on joining the companies’ production and financial potentials for further development of the objects of the transport-and-logistic complex at Ust-Luga Merchant Sea Port. The agreement also reveals […]

  • 15 August 2006

    It only seems like a few weeks ago that Gulftainer’s Khorfakkan Container Terminal was awaiting the first of CMA-CGM’s series of giant new 8500 TEU containerships. However it was in fact back in January of this year and since then a steady stream of these 100,000 DWT/335 meter long leviathans have berthed promptly, worked quickly […]

  • 18 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    GT USA, the US arm of UAE-based global ports and logistics company Gulftainer, is welcoming a new ‘Blue Stream Service’, a weekly container cargo service connecting Port Canaveral to Europe, the French West Indies, and Central America. Blue Stream Service, operated by StreamLines, part of the SeaTrade Group, will provide refrigerated and dry container service to […]

  • 23 July 2007

    Sharjah Container Terminal (SCT), operated by Gulftainer Company Ltd., on behalf of the Sharjah Port Authority, continues to impress shipping lines and traders alike with productive, economical and flexible performances. Despite being in the process of expansion and development which will entail major dredging operations, quay lengthening and additional equipment implementation, SCT still performs exceptionally […]

  • 8 June 2010

    Gulftainer is confident of winning the two major port assets and register a doubledigit growth in 2010, the company said in a statement.   [mappress] Source: emiratesbusiness, June 8, 2010;

  • 21 September 2011

     Gulftainer, the UAE-based port operator, has announced plans to invest $275 million to co-develop and operate the multipurpose cargo … (porttechnology) [mappress] Source: porttechnology, September 21, 2011;

  • 14 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Department of Seaports & Customs of the Government of Sharjah, in the UAE has signed a Sister Port agreement with the Canaveral Port Authority of Florida. The signing ceremony was hosted by port operator Gulftainer, which recently expanded into the USA with a new concession at Port Canaveral and which has long-standing business operations in Sharjah. […]