November 8, 2015 0
Iraq studying with the UAE in cooperation with the Arab Bridge Company (joint venture between Egypt, Iraq, Jordan), the possibility of implementing D shipping line project stems from the Jebel Ali port in the United Arab Emirates to the port of Umm Qasr in Basra, southern Iraq and is expected to specialists, it will change the course of the shipping lines Arabic that linking East Asia with Europe, and introduces new revenue for Iraq more than $ 100 million.
A spokesman for the Iraqi ports company Anmar net in a statement seen by the agency of our economy news that "the agreement between the company and the United Arab Emirates and Iraq concluded to extend direct shipping line from the ports of the UAE to the ports of Iraq to the south, as there is a deal going on now with Able Transport UAE was more contract from a meeting with the delegation of the company, who visited the ports of Basra and a look at its potential, which was to be welcomed at all, "likely to be over the next year to activate this shipping line after creating all the necessary measures to make it a success."
A spokesman for the Iraqi ports company said that "the line will be the use of ships Arab Bridge Company in addition to the ships companies and other countries where they will be loaded goods from the ports of the UAE and specifically from the port of Jebel Ali was heading to the port of Umm Qasr, which was chosen because it is the most port number for the piers and greater depth from the rest of the Iraqi ports. "
Net and pointed to "select one of the docks in the port of Umm Qasr to be ready for that project, and is then unloaded those vehicles will be a (truck filled free from command vehicle to the goods) and then be connected to a vehicle driving directly and heading towards Jordan or Turkey and then to the Arab world and Europe. "
He guessed that the net "provides a run shipping line with the UAE more than $ 110 million in the year of the Iraqi state.
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