Oman Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Oman Shipping Report

Oman Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Oman Shipping Report
Published Oct 31, 2015
97 pages — Published Oct 31, 2015
Price US$ 1,295.00  |  Buy this Report Now

About This Report

  
Abstract:

BMI View: Throughput growth at Oman s main ports will continue at healthy levels in ----, as expansion of capacity continues apace. This will strengthen Oman s position as a key transhipment hub as well as meeting growing demand for the import and export of key drybulk materials. ...This will strengthen Oman s position as a key transhipment hub as well as meeting growing demand for the import and export of key drybulk materials. The government s efforts to grow the non-oil based economy as well as shore up infrastructure around the main shipping hubs will also benefit trade in the region. The Port of Salalah remains vulnerable to declines in container throughput, although this will be much less marked compared to ----. ...The Port of Salalah, which makes up the bulk of the country s container activity, will see some improvement in growth figures compared to ----. With total trade growth settling at -.-- by ---- and onwards, imports will see the most improvement, while exports will see only very small growth over the medium term.

...The Port of Salalah set a number of records for cargo handling in ----, as it continues to grow its throughput. It is making particular efforts to support small and medium-sized companies to establish themselves at the port as it continues to implement a ---year master plan for expansion. ...The Port of Salalah set a number of records for cargo handling in ----, as it continues to grow its throughput. It is making particular efforts to support small and medium-sized companies to establish themselves at the port as it continues to implement a ---year master plan for expansion. This will include a railway connection and distribution centre as well as other processing and storage facilities. ...A new agro-terminal is being developed at Sohar Freezone as part of a USD---mn investment strategy to make the port a strategic food hub serving the wider Middle East region. The terminal will be able to handle ---,--- tonnes of grain per year, contributing to the government s long-term plan to strengthen food

...There is still likely to be some shrinkage of Salalah s container throughput due to changes in transhipment practices, although the impact of this is lessening going into ----. That said, overall growth of the shipping industry will be buoyed by more and stronger links being forged across the Middle East region and Asia. ...

  
Source:
Document ID
2041-000X
Country
Industry
Format:
PDF Adobe Acrobat
Buy Now

Business Monitor International - Industry Reports—Established in 1984, Business Monitor International is a leading online publisher of specialist business information on global emerging markets. Business Monitor's range of quarterly services covers political risk, finance, macroeconomic performance, outlook and forecast, industry sectors and the business operating environment. Each Industry Report has been researched at source, and features latest-available data covering production, sales, imports and exports; 5-year industry forecasts through end-2012; company rankings and competitive landscapes for multinational and local manufacturers and suppliers; and analysis of latest industry developments, trends and regulatory changes.

About the Author


Cite this Report

  
MLA:
Business Monitor International - Industry Reports. "Oman Shipping Report" Oct 31, 2015. Alacra Store. Dec 03, 2016. <http://www.alacrastore.com/storecontent/Business-Monitor-International-Industry-Reports/Oman-Shipping-Report-2026-935>
  
APA:
Business Monitor International - Industry Reports. (2015). Oman Shipping Report Oct 31, 2015. New York, NY: Alacra Store. Retrieved Dec 03, 2016 from <http://www.alacrastore.com/storecontent/Business-Monitor-International-Industry-Reports/Oman-Shipping-Report-2026-935>
  
US$ 1,295.00
$  £  
Have a Question?

Any questions about the report you're considering? Our Customer Service Team can help! Or visit our FAQs.

More Research

Search all our Market Research from one place.