RAK Ports, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
RAK Ports operates four integrated maritime hubs on the coastline of Ras Al Khaimah, one of the seven United Arab Emirates. The largest is Saqr Port/Freezone, sited strategically close to the busy shipping lanes at the entrance to the Arabian Gulf with over 1140 vessel calls in 2022 and an annual cargo throughput that grew to pass 60 million tons last year. This makes Saqr Port the largest bulk port in the Middle East and North Africa, and amongst the largest bulk handling ports in the world. It offers world class services supported by reliable, safe, and sustainable operations. RAK Ports takes pride in its digitalization of marine and operational services to enhance industrial capabilities empowering the emirates’ socio-economic ambitions.
Justin Wardle, Port Manager, Saqr Port