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Asyad Ports

Asyad manages and commercially operates ports within the Sultanate of Oman, as well as regionally and internationally. In-line with Asyad’s aspiration to become one of top 10 global integrated logistics service provider by 2040, terminal operations growth is a critical component, including the acquisition of global terminals. Asyad’s goal is to create significant economic benefits such as volumes connectivity, job creation, contribution to national GDP, national trade and industry enabling, technology transfer and social welfare.


Asyad  terminals commenced its business by undertaking the operations and management of Port Sultan Qaboos from 1st January 2018. The portfolio includes harbor and marine services, and shore based port operations including dry ports.

These ports include:

Port Sultan Qaboos

Port of Suwaiq

Port of Shinas

Port of Khasab

Read about our ports


Asyad Group includes three deep-water ports - all supported by Oman’s five airports, a planned new USD 20 billion rail network and a USD 10 billion world-class road network providing gateway distribution capabilities across the Sultanate and the wider Middle East.

The modern, technologically advanced ports of Salalah, Sohar, Duqm, and Khazaen Dry Port are unrivaled in their connectivity - strategically located within two weeks sail of all major global ports, and benefitting from rapid access to the growing Middle East, Indian and East-African markets.

Together, the ports run 200 weekly maritime services to 86 commercial ports across more than 40 countries providing a vast network for clients to make cost and time savings.

Asyad’s ports work closely with the expanding free zones providing importers with significant benefits across the logistics sector.

Read why Oman



One of the three ports under Asyad’s remit, Sohar Port is situated outside the Strait of Hormuz and at the heart of global trade routes connecting Europe and Asia. Read more


Salalah Port – one of the world’s largest trans-shipment ports that is strategically located directly adjacent to the main East-West Shipping Lane. Read more


Situated on Oman’s south-eastern seaboard in Al Wusta Governate, with its 2,100 metre quay, and expansive basin, Port of Duqm is truly unique. Read more


Hutchison Port Sohar, the container terminal operator at Sohar Port, is a joint venture between Hutchison Ports, Asyad and other shareholders. Read more

Port of Khasab

Port of Khasab is positioned at the northern end of Oman, in the Musandam Governate facing the Strait of Hormuz. Read more

Port Shinas

Port Shinas’s expansion since 1996 serves as a prime example of the Sultanate’s rapid economic development in recent decades. Read more

Port Suwaiq

Port Suwaiq’s strategic location, situated between Muscat and Sohar, makes it ideal for global logistics customers seeking rapid access to Oman and the wider region. Read more