Rail project to expand Oman’s Port of Salalah

By Wayne Yamada
Published: Thursday, 10 December 2015

A plan to replace trucks with trains and increase storage and handling capacity at the port should boost exports of Omani gypsum and limestone.

Oman’s Port of Salalah is working with Oman Rail to establish a train network that will increase exports of industrial minerals from the Middle Eastern sultanate.

 Port of Salalah_Darren Pullen
Oman's Port of Salalah is expecting to handle a significant increase in gypsum and limestone volumes (source: Darren Pullen). 

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