Tag Archives: Landlocked

Djibouti Opens New, Modern, Multipurpose Port

The Doraleh Multipurpose Port is now the most advanced port in Africa

Djibouti today opened the USD $590m mega project – the Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP) that was equipped with state-of-the-art port equipment.


Djibouti has formally opened today the country’s latest mega project and one of four new ports designed to cement the tiny Horn of Africa nation’s position as a continental hub – the Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP).

The 690 hectare port facility has been substantially upgraded as part of a Chinese-backed plan to establish Africa’s largest free-trade zone that can handle $7 billion of goods a year. Continue reading Djibouti Opens New, Modern, Multipurpose Port