Presentation on theme: "Port of Duqm Company profile"— Presentation transcript:
1 Port of Duqm Company profile Muscat, January 2012
2 Contents Introduction. Company creation. Regional facts. Development plan ( Commercial Berths and Dry Dock).Port key figuresPort stakeholders.
3 A. IntroductionEarly 2000 : GOSO embarked on a visionary project to create a new port in Duqm.2007: MoTC started to build the first phase of the port.2010: Port of Duqm Company (PDC) was created.April 2011: concession agreement initialled between GOSO and PDC.May 2011: port starts receiving vessels for the Shipyard (ODC).Mid 2012: first cargo handling operations (cement, project cargo, bulk).
4 B. Company CreationPort of Duqm Company SAOC (PDC) is a Joint Venture between Consortium Antwerp Port and the Government of the Sultanate of Oman.20 April 2011: Concession agreement for PDC was initialled.Duration of the concession: 28 years (3 years + 25 years).The Concession is for the operation, management and marketing of the port.
5 37 Mn TEU – 11% average growth C. Regional factsPort Traffic24.1 Mn -12%11.2 Mn -10%Total TanshipmentMarket37 Mn TEU – 11% average growth1.9 Mn -7%The pyramid shows each region’s total and gateway traffic in Million teu and growth rate over last 10 years( )Mid-EastMid-EastRed SeaISCEast AfricaEast AfricaISC
11 E. Port key figures Area: Breakwaters: Total port area: 197 km2 , of which 60 km2 is landRentable port-related Industrial zone area: about 6,000 hectaresBreakwaters:Lee breakwater: 4.1 kmMain breakwater: 4.5 kmWater depths: to allow safe reception of vessels with capacity up to DWTApproach channel: -19mQuays: -18m (commercial berths)Indicative Capacity of Phase 1 (2.3km berth, 80 ha. terminal, 900 ha. back-up storage):Multipurpose terminal : 0.8 MtContainer terminal : 3.5 M TEUDry bulk terminal : 5.0 MtPhase 2: at least 10km quay length and/or several liquid jetties (still to be tendered)
12 E.Port Stakeholders Oman Dry Dock Commercial Quay (container, bulk & multi-purpose terminals)Railway stationPort of Duqm Company (pilotage, maritime safety, emergency response, …)ROP (customs, immigration, civil defence)Ministry of HealthMECALiquid TerminalContainers back-up storage areaGovernment berth (ROP, Royal Yacht, …)Light industry areaLogistics areaFuture expansion areaLiquid Storage
13 Thank you very much Shukran Port of Duqm Company