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United Arab Emirates Shipping Report Q2 2015


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United Arab Emirates Shipping Report Q2 2015

The UAE is the regional giant when it comes to shipping, and we see no chance of this changing in 2015, asit continues to develop its ports. The behemoth of Jebel Ali - the largest container-handling facility betweenRotterdam and Singapore - is forecast to handle a massive 14.54 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) overthe course of the year, on growth of 3.5%, which will be boosted by an expansion to a handling capacity of19mn TEUs. Port Khalifa, meanwhile - only launched in 2012 - has already handled 2mn TEUs since itstarted operations and is expected to see more double-digit growth in 2015.

Although a relatively sluggish expansion rate in Europe will mean that throughput growth at Jebel Ali willnot exceed 4.5% over the next five years, between the two facilities and ongoing investment therein theemirates will continue to dominate Gulf shipping and remain the premier transhipment destination in theregion.


BMI Industry View
SWOT
Shipping
Political
Economic
SWOT
Industry Forecast
Port Of Jebel Ali Throughput
Port Khalifa Throughput
Table: Major Ports Data (United Arab Emirates 2012-2019)
Table: Trade Overview (United Arab Emirates 2012-2019)
Table: Key Trade Indicators (United Arab Emirates 2012-2019)
Table: Main Import Partners, 2006-2013
Table: Main Export Partners, 2006-2013
Market Overview
UAE Container Shipping Market Overview
Company Profile
United Arab Shipping Company (UASC)
Gulftainer
Abu Dhabi National Tanker Company
Gulf Energy Maritime
Gulf Navigation Holding
Shipping - Global Industry View
Container Lines To Prosper In 2015
Global Company Strategy
Maersk Line
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)
CMA CGM
Evergreen Line
COSCO Container Lines Company (COSCON)
Macroeconomic Forecasts
Economic Analysis
Fiscal Position Remains Solid
Oil Sector To See Only Marginal Gains
Risks To Outlook
Table: Economic Activity (United Arab Emirates 2009-2018)
Table: GDP By Expenditure (United Arab Emirates 2011-2018)
Demographic Forecast
Demographic Outlook
Table: Population Headline Indicators (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)

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