A Brief History
Port of Fujairah is the only multi-purpose port on the Eastern seaboard of the United Arab Emirates, approximately 70 nautical miles from the Straits of Hormuz. Initial Construction of the Port started in 1978 as part of the economic development of the UAE. Full operations commenced in 1983. Since then the Port has embarked on a continuing process of enhancement to both its facilities and its comprehensive range of functions.
The port has the following facilities:
Oil Terminal 1 (OT1) :
Oil Terminal 2 (OT2) :
4×16 inch MLA.
4×12 inch MLA.
The Port of Fujairah with its strategic location on the UAE East coast, at the crossroads of shipping lines between East and West is one of the Emirate’s vital facilities. It offers an important hub for their activities towards the markets of the Indian sub-continent and East of Africa.
The Emirate of Fujairah enjoys excellent road connections with U.A.E and adjoining countries.
The excellent road network is being further improved with new roads that will reduce travel time to the neighboring emirates and beyond :
|Abu Dhabi||300 KM|
|Ras Al Khaima||110 KM|
|Um Al Qaiwain||120 KM|
|Al Ain||200 KM|
Key business Activities
The Port has a very long experience as a Port and Terminal Operator handling all types of business activities of a Port Operator. The port offers comprehensive facilities for a wide range of requirements such as general and bulk cargo including Oil
The range of services provided by Port of Fujairah includes: