Freight News, Rail

New rail terminal for Dubai

[ March 31, 2022   //   ]

Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s National Rail network, has opened a freight terminal at Dubai Industrial City. It follows the completion in March of the line between Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The new terminal has a capacity of 5 million tonnes a year. Spread over 550 million square feet, Dubai Industrial City is adjacent to Jebel Ali Port, Al Maktoum International Airport and the road network. The rail network will link the principal centres of population and industry of the UAE and will form part of the planned network across the Gulf.