DP World

Company description

Dubai Ports World was founded in 2005 by merging Dubai Ports Authority and Dubai Ports International. DP World operates more than 60 terminals across six continents, with container handling generating around 80% of its revenue. In addition, the company has 11 new developments and major expansions underway in 10 countries. In 2011, DP World handled nearly 55 million TEU  across its portfolio from the Americas to Asia. It offers services in container handling, warehousing, logistics, and other maritime services. They provide end-to-end solutions for cargo owners, from the point of origin to the final destination. 


Company details

P.O. Box 17000, Dubai, Jebel Ali AE

Participation in projects

Projects Transactions
List of the updates in which the company was involved

Company updates

  • April 09, 2024

    MoU Signed for phase II of US$1.2 billion port development project in Ecuador

    The Ecuadorian Ministry of Transportation and Public Works and DP World Ecuador signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to advance the work on Phase II of Posorja Port.

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  • February 01, 2024

    Mozambique Extends US$2 billion Port Concession

    Mozambique’s Council of Ministers has extended the concession agreement for the Port of Maputo with Maputo Port Development Company (MPDC) from 2033 until 2058.

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  • October 04, 2023

    Expansion Work Begins at the Port of Luanda in Angola

    State-owned Angola Press Agency (Angop) said that construction has commenced on the modernization and expansion of the multi-purpose terminal at the Port of Luanda in Angola. Key components of the pr...

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  • June 28, 2023

    Agreement Signed for operation of Belawan New Container Terminal in Indonesia

    DP World has finalized an agreement with the Indonesia Investment Authority (INA) and Pelindo to manage Belawan New Container Terminal (BNCT) and begin a major expansion in Indonesia.  This...

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  • December 15, 2022

    Agreement signed for upgradation of Port of Bosaso

    DP World has agreed on a deal with the Somali state of Puntland to expand and upgrade the port of Bosaso in Puntland, Somalia. The project involves: Installation of a 150 m quay and repair of an e...

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  • August 26, 2022

    USD7.5 billion cooperation agreement signed for Port Terminal project in Indonesia

    PTPelabuhan Indonesia (Persero)/Pelindo and a consortium formed by Indonesia Investment Authority (INA) have signed a cooperation agreement for the management of Belawan New Container Terminal (B...

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  • June 09, 2022

    CDPQ announces US$5 billion investment in three UAE assets

    CDPQ has announced an investment of US$5 billion in three DP World’s assets located in the United Arab Emirates. CDPQ will invest US$2.5 billion in the Jebel Ali Port, the Jebel Ali Free Zone a...

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  • February 11, 2022

    Angola signs MoU with DP world to develop trade and logistics sector

    The government of Angola and DP World have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the aim to cooperate further on the development of the country’s trade and logistics sector. The two pa...

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  • June 23, 2021

    Financial close approved for USD312.18 million port terminal expansion project in Peru

    Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC) in Peru has agreed on the loan agreement which guarantees the execution of the works of Phase 2 of the New Terminal of Containers in ...

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  • March 19, 2021

    Gresik container port concession signed

    DP World alongside its partner Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) has signed a long-term agreement with Indonesia's conglomerate Maspion Group to start th...

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