Tag Archives | Gulftainer

Gulftainer Appoints New Commercial Director

Gulftainer, the largest privately owned port operator in the world based in Sharjah, has recently appointed Jay New as its new Commercial Director. Jay will be based in the Sharjah headquarters, overseeing and progressing the company's commercial operations in the region and worldwide. Jay has worked in the ports, shipping and logistics field for over […]


Gulftainer's Iraq Container Terminal at Umm Qasr

In addition to the Iraq Container Terminal in Umm Qasr port, Basrah Province, the Gulftainer Group is fully engaged in Iraq aiming to provide the port, transport and logistics links so necessary to assist in efcient redevelopment – all the way from Zakho in the North (on the Turkish border) to Umm Qasr in the […]

New Cranes Arrive at Gulftainer's Umm Qasr Port

Iraq Business News has just received photographs of the two new ship-to-shore cranes arriving at Gulftainer's Iraq Container Terminal at Umm Qasr. They are now located on their rails on the quayside, and will commence operations within days, making these the only berths operating 24/7, allowing secure, safe and speedy handling of Tenaris pipes. Another […]

Gulftainer to Build New Port North of Umm Qasr

The director of the Iraqi Ports Company said on Thursday that the company signed its second contract with the Emirati company Gulftainer to establish a dry port north of Umm Qasr port, at a cost of $150 million [180 billion Iraqi dinars], according to a report from AKnews. Khudair Aboud said that the project is […]

Momentum Logistics Opens New Office in Erbil

Momentum Logistics, the Sharjah-based third-party logistics (3PL) service provider and subsidiary of international port management company, Gulftainer, has officially opened its new office in Erbil. The new office will allow Momentum to react more efficiently to the daily needs of its clients. Erbil is the management centre of the Northern Iraq's oil industry, and Momentum […]