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Abu Dhabi signs Iraq ports deal

[ September 20, 2021   //   ]

Abu Dhabi’s AD Ports Group has signed a memorandum of understanding with the General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI) to promote increased cooperation between the two organisations. The two organisations will exchange expertise and best practices and AD Ports Group will conduct feasibility studies on the management and operation of Iraq’s ports and economic zones and other infrastructure, while also exploring potential investment opportunities. AD Ports Group will also develop national infrastructure, such as road and rail networks, which will connect ports in Iraq with markets in Jordan and Turkey.