Sea Ports

Aqaba Main Port

Aqaba Port Authority was established in 1952 by a royal decree
and took its present name (Aqaba Ports Corporation, APC) in
1979. APC is a governmental body with an independent
character responsible for establishing, developing, maintaining
and operating port activities (receiving of ships, handling and
storing cargo).
 
Aqaba container terminal
 
In 2004 Aqaba Development Corporation on behalf of Aqaba special economic
zone authority signed a contract for partnership agreement with APM terminals
for management and operations of Aqaba container terminal for a period of 25
years.
 
APM terminal Part of A.P moller –maersk group took over the management and
operation of the terminal