Oman’s Port of Duqm to start mineral shipments with dolomite in February 2016
Published: Wednesday, 30 December 2015
The Arabian Sea port on Oman’s central-eastern coast is expected to be a gateway for shipments of locally mined minerals such as dolomite, gypsum and limestone to reach export markets like India.
Oman’s Port of Duqm plans to
start exporting minerals for the first time in February next
year, a senior port official of the facility has told the
Muscat-based Times of Oman.
The port’s break bulk terminal is preparing to
export 50,000 tonnes dolomite as its inaugural shipment, Port