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Kuwait Ports

May, 2016

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Executive Summary

What is this report about?
In this report we give a detailed analysis of the Kuwait's port industry. We have discussed the overall economic landscape, port volume, cargo handling capacity, the future growth etc. We have also discussed the key projects that are ongoing in Kuwait, volume trends, Kuwait's foreign trade, Kuwai't's exports and Sea ports.

Who will benefit and why?
The report will benefit anyone tracking the Kuwait Port sector; especially consultants, regulators and government agencies, EPC contractors, investment bankers and economists. This report would help these entities to gain in-depth understanding about the industry.

How exhaustive is this report?
We have analyzed key areas of port industry in Kuwait. We have looked at the key drivers of growth, the trading trends, progress of Kuwait Development Plan etc.,. We also look at the gap in Kuwait port sector, the project financing market, the key threats and challenges as well as the key areas that needs improvement in efficiency.


Who prepared this report?
Experienced and qualified team of Marmore Mena Intelligence has prepared this report. Since its inception, Marmore has published over 1000 research reports and covered more than 25 varied industries and policy segments; all focused primarily on the GCC economies.

Do you have updates?
No. This is a one off report. However, if required, upon specific request we could provide you with an update.

Can I only download certain sections of the report?
No. The report can be downloaded in full length only

Can we ask questions?
Yes, by all means. You can write your queries to us at enquiry@e-marmore.com

Key Questions Addressed

  • What are the major growth drivers for the Kuwait Ports?
  • How has the cargo volume increased or decreased over the years?
  • Strategic importance of Kuwait ports
  • Status of Kuwait's trade with other major economies

Table of Contents

  • Executive Summary
  • Kuwait's economic landscape over the years
  • Kuwait Ports ‚Äì Exploiting the geographical advantage
  • Lower oil price plays spoilsport in exports
  • KDP aims to transform Kuwait into a trade hub
  • Tactical diplomacy ‚Äì Need of the hour
  • Economic benefits of seaports for Kuwait
  • Import efficiency needs an overhaul
  • Appendix

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