DP World gross volume up 8.9 percent in 2014
07 Feb 2015
(MENAFN) DP World Limited handled 60 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across its global portfolio of container terminals in 2014, with gross container volumes growing by 8.9 percent, Emirates 24/7 reported.
Growth in 2014 was largely driven by the Asia Pacific and India Subcontinent region, Europe and UAE terminals. The UAE delivered an impressive performance handling 15.2 million TEU, growing 11.8 percent.
“With volume growth of 8.9 per cent in 2014 we believe we have once again outperformed the expected 2014 market growth of approximately five percent,” Chairman said in a statement.