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Welcome to OICT

We have put together a Welcome pack to ensure new
users of the port have all the information they need to
make their experience with us as seamless as possible.

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Oman International Container Terminal (OICT) is a joint venture between Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH), the Government of the Sultanate of Oman, Steinweg of Netherlands and a number of other well-established Omani Investors. OICT is located inside the Port of Sohar and will be equipped with the most advanced facilities, having the ability to cater to the largest container vessels sailing today. It will serve as the gateway for international trade in Oman as well as a hub for container carrier connections. The Port of Sohar is strategically located outside the Strait of Hormuz in the Gulf of Oman, approximately 200km from Muscat and 160km from Dubai.

Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH), is the port and related services division of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (CK Hutchison) . HPH is the world's leading port investor, developer and operator with a network of port operations comprising 319 berths in 52 ports, spanning 26 countries throughout Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Americas and Australasia. Over the years, HPH has expanded into other logistics and transportation-related businesses, including cruise ship terminals, airport operations, distribution centres, rail services and ship repair facilities

In 2014, HPH handled a combined throughput of 82.9 million TEU.


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