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Aqaba offers "New Gateway" to Iraq

New pre-arrival clearance protocols and reduced terminal handling charges for containers in transit, mean that Jordan’s deep-water Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), located on the Red Sea, is now a realistic alternative maritime gateway for Iraq-bound cargo, APM Terminals said in its press release. Containers imported into Iraq will no longer have to be trans-loaded onto […]

Iraq to Benefit from Aqaba Expansion

By John Lee. APM Terminals, operator of Aqaba Container Terminal in Jordan, has announced plans to upgrade the supply chain capabilities of its subsidiary, Aqaba Logistics Village (ALV). to serve the growing demand from importers and exporters for more efficient logistics services. The IMF forecasts GDP for Iraq and Jordan combined at 8% annual growth […]