In the United Arab Emirates the group handled 3.6 million TEU, down 5.9 percent from a year earlier.
Gross container volumes were up 2.4% for DP World in Q1, but in the UAE cargo handled dropped by 5.9% to 3.6m TEU.
Logistics is one of the most important industries in Jafza due to its strategic location between the Jebel Ali Port and Al Maktoum International Airport.
The Middle East is relatively isolated from the freight crisis in the container shipping sector says Jebel Ali Port official.
President Joko Widodo of Indonesia has visited DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali Port where he was received by chairman Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem.
The Dubai-headquartered terminal operator has announced construction of Terminal 4 at Jebel Ali Port, following 4.1% like-for-like gross volume growth during H1 2015.
Jebel Ali Freezone rating upgraded by Fitch Ratings following purchase by DP World.
DP World's Jebel Ali Port has won Container Terminal Operator of the Year at the first ever Navis Inspire Awards 2015.
The oil products tanker Alpine Eternity was fired on by the Iranian Navy before UAE intervened
DP World handled 15-million-teu of cargo in the first three months of 2015
New ultra large container ship will be deployed on Asia-Europe route via Middle East
Ship brings 106,000 tonnes of raw sugar from Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Jafza stresses working together to achieve growth.
Global economic rebound boosting Middle East growth prospects.
Container Terminal 3 development timelapse from August 2012-July 2013.
Take a trip back in time to watch a video of Jebel Ali Port from 1980.
Why DP World's flagship Jebel Ali Port is the real icon of Dubai.