POST Online Media Lite Edition


DP World and Indonesia sign agreement to develop port and trade infrastructure

Staff Writer |
An agreement was signed between DP World and Indonesian government and port officials to advise on the development of the Kuala Tanjung greenfield port and logistics zone and Belawan port in North Sumatra.

Article continues below

DP World will be reviewing operations at Belawan port and advising on efficiency improvements, and plans for the Kuala Tanjung greenfield port and logistics zone to reduce costs, which will positively impact prices of goods sold in the local market.

The agreement is expected to have a far-reaching positive impact on the social and economic growth of the region.

DP World’s PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS) is located on the northern shore of eastern Java along the edge of Madura Strait.

TPS is the gateway to Eastern Indonesia delivering world class efficiencies, customer service and operational standards.

Trade between Dubai and Indonesia in the first quarter of 2017 totalled AED 1.45 billion.

What to read next

DP World, Port of Fujairah end concession agreement
Dubai Ports disappointed, will pull out from Indonesia
Port Canaveral signs 35-year agreement with Gulftainer USA