SSA to get Umm Qasr operating extension

March 2004
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;3/5/2004, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the likely extension of the contract of Stevedoring Services of America (SSA) Marine to operate and manage the deep water port at Umm Qasr. Information on the contract; Comment from John Walsh, SSA's port director for Umm Qasr, on the expected extension; Amount of cargo the Umm Qasr port handles every month; Overview of the proposal submitted by SSA on the upgrade of the existing facilities at Umm Qasr.


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