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Hamad Port adds new service by Korean shipping line

Hamad Port adds new service by Korean shipping line

Hamad Port announced the addition of a new service from South Korean shipping line Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) to its growing network.

Shipping majors vie for entry, Hamad Port expands horizons

Shipping majors vie for entry, Hamad Port expands horizons

Hamad Port, which has seen the world’s largest shipping companies seek entry and growth in the Qatari and regional markets, berthed 171 vessels in November last year compared to 178 the previous month, according to official figures.

Hamad Port will boost global trade, says official

Hamad Port will boost global trade, says official

The Hamad Port offers opportunities to create cargo movement towards the upper Gulf, and the generally upward global trade, along with expansion in the regional economies ...

Hamad Port set to handle rising global cargo

Hamad Port set to handle rising global cargo

Hamad Port, which has seen the world’s largest shipping companies seek entry and growth in the Qatari and regional markets, is all set to handle increasing volumes of global cargo ...

ICGS Samarth leaves Qatar coast after 4-day visit

ICGS Samarth leaves Qatar coast after 4-day visit

Indian Coastguard vessel ICGS Samarth which was on a four-day visit of Qatar left Hamad Port on Wednesday morning.

Indian Coast Guard ship to dock at Hamad Port

Indian Coast Guard ship to dock at Hamad Port

This is the second time this year that an Indian ship is visiting Qatar, the Indian embassy said. In January, the ICGS Samudra Prahari had visited Doha in conjunction with India’s 68th Republic Day celebrations.

Vessel arrivals at Hamad Port surge 47% in August

Vessel arrivals at Hamad Port surge 47% in August

The 44th edition of Qatar: Monthly Statistics - Statistics of August 2017 is a monthly publication that contains the main indicators and updates pertaining to Qatar in a specific month.

'Hamad Port shipping costs drop 31% since blockade'

'Hamad Port shipping costs drop 31% since blockade'

Operations at Hamad Port has helped bring down shipping costs by 31% despite an economic blockade imposed on Qatar by three of its Gulf neighbours, SAK Holding Group has said in its monthly real estate report.

Hamad Port seen transforming Qatar into regional trading centre

Hamad Port seen transforming Qatar into regional trading centre

Citing Hamad Port's “great capabilities,” modern facilities, and advanced systems, an official of Qatar Chamber said the mega project will increase volume of trade between Qatar and the rest of the world.

Smart security sys makes container inspection foolproof at Hamad Port

Smart security sys makes container inspection foolproof at Hamad Port

Hamad Port is capable of inspecting 24,000 containers per day using high-tech smart security systems installed inside the $7.4bn mega facility, an official of Qatar’s Internal Security Force (Lekhwiya) has said.

Turkey-Qatar new weekly shipping service starts next week

Turkey-Qatar new weekly shipping service starts next week

The Hamad Port is expected to benefit considerably in coming weeks as Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the world's second-largest shipping line in terms of container vessel capacity, has announced its plans to operate new weekly services from and to the major Turkish port of Mersin.

Hamad Port eyes 35% of region’s trade in 2 years, says transport minister

Hamad Port eyes 35% of region’s trade in 2 years, says transport minister

The $7.4bn Hamad Port, which was officially inaugurated Tuesday, is expected to take more than 35% of the region’s trade in the next two years, Qatar’s transport minister has said.