Global marine terminal operator, DP World announced the winners of prestigious Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards.

DP World’s flagship Jebel Ali Port has been voted the “Best Seaport – Middle East” for the 20th year in a row.

“Jebel Ali is among the leading terminals in our industry and thanks to the efforts of our UAE Region team in Dubai have made it possible to sustain this award winning performance,” said DP World group chief executive officer Mohammed Sharaf.

“The port will raise the bar again with the opening of the Container Terminal 3 soon which will be the world’s largest semi-automated facility with fully remote controlled quay cranes and automated yard cranes,” he said.

Last year, Jebel Ali Port handled 13.6 million TEUs with the addition of one million TEU capacity.