Trade & Logistics News

DP World First to Implement Regional Security Management System

15 09 2013 LRQA ISO 280002007 01DP World, UAE Region has become the first port operator in the Middle East to successfully implement the Regional Security Management System standards and achieve its regional ISO 28000:2007 certification from Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA).

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Jebel Ali oil terminal to have pipe link with Dubai Int

jap terminal pipelineHorizon Terminals Limited (HTL), the terminals business and wholly owned subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), has said that its new oil terminal in Jebel Ali, with a storage capacity of over 141,000 cubic metres, is on schedule for expected completion by end-2013.

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UAE ranked first trade partner to Australia in Middle East

dxbaustraliatradeThe UAE is ranked first on the Australian list of trade partners in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, and the 14th largest trade partner worldwide to Australian economy, Pablo Kang, Australian ambassador to the UAE told the Gulf News in an interview.“Australian-UAE trade is not as diversified as it should be. Our main exports to UAE are alumina which is used to produce aluminium, lamb, Chevrolet and Camry vehicles as well as other products. Our main imports are petrol,” Kang pointed out.

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World's first MCV sails away from Drydocks World

MCV DrydocksDrydocks World announced on August 13 that the world’s first Modular Capture Vessel (MCV), Eagle Texas, sailed away from its yard.

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Products to promote exports in Dubai

DxbDubai Exports, the export promotion agency of the Department of Economic Development (DED), has identified a number of product categories that can help boost the emirate’s exports and industrial sector.

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Global interest growing for UAE’s maritime sector

MaritimeThe UAE’s growing influence as an import and export hub and the rising popularity of its east coast with container ship operators is generating greater global interest in the regional maritime industry.

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