Tue 07-02-2023 15:10 PM
ABU DHABI, 7th February, 2023 (WAM) –Khalifa Port in Abu Dhabi has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest shipping container logo by assembling 676 containers in the shape of AD Ports Group’s logo. The total length of the logo was 1,000.4 meters and width was 174 meters, nearly double the previous record set by Tanjong Pagar Terminal in Singapore in 2017.
Saif Al Mazrouei, Chief Executive Officer, Ports Cluster at AD Ports Group said the achievement demonstrates their efficiency and technology and positions them as a leading logistics provider. The port is strategically located and connected to Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East and can handle 7.8 million TEUs annually with plans to handle 15 million TEUs and 25 million tonnes of general cargo by 2030. Work continues on the new CMA Terminals at Khalifa Port, expected to add an additional 1.8 million TEUs by 2025.