Sharjah is home to three of the finest deep water harbours in the United Arab Emirates. The location of the ports of Sharjah offers strategic advantage to ships calling at the ports. Sharjah is unique among the United Arab Emirates ports in that it has ports in both the coasts.

Sharjah Seaports Authority, with the support and guidance of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah has always focused on its Maritime needs and invested in facilities ahead of demand. In the recent past the Department has invested in increasing the berths in all its three major ports. The depth at five of the berths in Port Khalid is being increased to 12.0 M, while the cargo storage facilities in Hamriyah port have been extensively developed to increase the open yard storage in excess of 200,000 sq, m. The expansion work has been completed at Khorfakkan port which saw two new berths of 840 M in length commissioned in March 2010 with an alongside depth of 16 M capable of handling the biggest container vessels plying the high seas.... Read More

Port Khalid

Port Khalid Customs Centre is located at the main gate of the port. Customs inspection of goods and containers and passenger control are carried out a...

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Khor Fakkan

Khorfakkan is one of the world's leading container transshipment ports. It is strategically located on Sharjah's Indian Ocean coast, outside the sensi...

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Hamriyah Free Zone

The Harbour construction at Hamriyah was commenced in 1984 and completed in 1986, followed by the construction of the LPG loading berth which...

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