SOHAR Port and Freezone recently entered into a land lease agreement with Shell Development Oman, in order to tap into the Sultanate’s renewable energy potential. This means that businesses in the SOHAR Freezone could be powered by solar photovoltaic projects instead of gas. SOHAR will allocate 600-hectares of land for solar plants under development, with capacities varying from 10MW up to 40MV.
Port of Sohar
Three people died from suffocation onboard an unidentified cargo ship at the port of Sohar, according to the Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance. The Asian men got trapped, after they fell inside a storage compartment of the cargo ship on Saturday evening.
SOHAR Port and Freezone has announced its intention to strengthen economic interests with global shipping powerhouse, Singapore.
SOHAR Port and Freezone will reach one of its most important milestones with the arrival of the first 10,000 TEU
Sohar Industrial Port stressed that Sohar Port is ready to receive all business and meet the needs of the large growth of the volume of cargo and marine activity.
Port of Sohar to promote best practices
Port of Sohar to start construction of Container Terminal Expansion
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