Abu Dhabi Terminals


The Emirate of Abu Dhabi, is the largest emirate within the UAE, in both size and population. It has grown rapidly over the years, with investments in industrial and commercial infrastructure. Abu Dhabi Terminals not only serves this fast-growing market within the UAE, but is also only a couple of hours drive from any major industrial zone within the country. In addition, the terminal is ideally located to serve regional industries and shipping lines as an important maritime hub. Abu Dhabi Terminals with its optimal location within the UAE and in the Arabian Gulf, is at the cusp of spectacular growth of trade in the region.


Abu Dhabi Terminals manages and operates the first automated Container Terminal in the MENA region and will continue to innovate and automate its services to the benefit of its customers, employees, and shareholders. The technology-driven container terminal, the first of its kind in the entire MENA region, heralds a new era of the growing importance of automation and advanced technology in large infrastructure projects in the region.


Abu Dhabi Terminals develops port services that go far beyond just moving cargo from ship to shore. We work closely with our key clients to invest and develop products and services that our tailored to their specific needs.These innovations are aimed at providing crucial support in supply chain and transportation network integration, by extending the sea terminal gate into the hinterland. Our implementation and adoption of an extended gate network in Khalifa Port’s hinterland is aimed at bringing a fundamental change in the role of seaports in global supply chains.


With direct access to UAE’s world-class road network, international airports and future rail services, KPCT is ideally located to provide direct and easy access to global, regional and local markets. Khalifa Port is backed up by a fast, efficient highway network servicing the hinterland and our shipping network offers access to all major world markets.


Abu Dhabi Terminals aims to lead the Port Industry by offering services with the highest levels of Safety, Customer Service, Productivity, Transparency, and are also Commercially Competitive. We understand the benefits and importance of faster turnaround times for both ships and trucks using our terminals. We aim to offer “second to none” services to our port users, with a constant effort to exceed their expectations.


At Abu Dhabi Terminals we are proud of our diversified workforce. We will continue to include and promote UAE Nationals in our workforce. In addition, our employees represent more than 25 different nationalities and increasing Employee Satisfaction has always been a key part of the ADT Strategy.