Minister of Transport: Hamad Port is a strong addition to the national economy

Under the patronage and in the presence of HE Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communications (MOTC), and Chairman of QTerminals, QTerminals operating Hamad Port celebrated two major milestones, first milestone handling two million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit), and second represented five million tons of general cargo up to the end of last October.

HE the Minister said that this achievement would not have been possible without the vision of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.

HE added that Hamad Port is a strong addition to the national economy. Its high technical capabilities, which are considered the latest in the world, and are comparable to the world’s largest ports in terms of clearance and inspection, facilitated the commercial operations, handling and flow of goods and products, which contributed directly to achieve this great milestone by all standards.

Source: Government of Qatar