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Hutchison Ports Sohar (formerly known as OICT – Oman International Container Terminal) is a joint-venture between between Hutchison Ports, the Government of the Sultanate of Oman, Steinweg of the Netherlands and a number of well-established Omani investors. Hutchison Ports Sohar is a modern container-handling facility capable of accommodating the latest generation of mega-vessels. It is situated in the Port of Sohar, outside the Straits of Hormuz in the Gulf of Oman, approximately 200 km from Muscat and 160 km from Dubai.

Hutchison Ports Sohar is a member of Hutchison Ports, the port and related services division of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (CK Hutchison). Hutchison Ports is the world’s leading port investor, developer and operator with a network of port operations in 52 ports spanning 26 countries throughout Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Americas and Australasia. Over the years, Hutchison Ports has expanded into other logistics and transportation-related businesses, including cruise ship terminals, airport operations, distribution Centre’s, rail services and ship repair facilities.

Our News

  • Terminal Operator Excellence Award 2016 [more]
  • Record gate moves elevate throughput at Hutchison Ports Sohar [more]
  • ISO award press release [more]
  • Best Merchant in the Region award by Bank Muscat [more]
  • launches new Auto Gate System [more]