DP WORLD

Who DP World is:  

At DP World there is a heritage to be proud of, they grow from a local port operator to a global trade enabler. From their beginnings in 1972 at Port Rashid in Dubai (UAE), now DP WORLD has a team of over 50,000 people working at 150 operations around the world.

DP World operations include ports and terminals, but also industrial parks, logistics and economic zones, maritime services and marinas. In fact, DP World business has changed so much from the early days of operating ports and terminals, they can now be an integral part of your supply chain, tailoring innovative solutions that tackle your challenges and manage your costs.

DP World aims to be essential to build the bright future of global trade, ensuring everything they do leaves a long-lasting positive impact on economies and the world.

What does DP World do?

We help economies grow and nations prosper.

DP World's dedicated team of over 50,000 employees from 103 countries has cultivated long-standing relationships with governments, shipping lines, importers and exporters, communities, and many other important constituents of the global supply chain, to add value and provide quality services today and tomorrow.

In 2017, DP World handled 70 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across their portfolio. With our committed pipeline of developments and expansions, the current gross capacity of 88 million TEU is expected to rise to more than 100 million TEU by 2020, in line with market demand.

How Does DP World do the Business?

DP World works to keep smart trade moving.

DP World put customer focus and operational excellence at the top of the priorities as they work to keep global trade moving. DP World is always searching for new ways to do things better and is constantly thinking ahead and reimagining what future supply chains may look like.

DP World invests in new technologies and disruptive innovation, always seeking the edge that will help them lead the future in world trade. DP World, however, doesn’t do it alone. their people and their culture are essential components in helping DP World achieve its ambitious goals. DP World consistently draws upon on the extensive expertise of their global workforce and actively encourage their colleagues to engage in a wide variety of training and development opportunities.

DP World prides on encouraging diversity, welcoming innovation and creating an environment where people feel empowered to go beyond expectations. When DP World invests in a location and its community, they do so because they’re seeking partnerships that create long-term value and opportunities for everyone.

DP World also believes strongly that they must protect their people and their planet, and they do it by working to stringent safety and environmental standards that they believe are world-class. Through these approaches DP World is weaving sustainability into their business and engaging responsibly with all DP World stakeholders.