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Dubai as a logistics hub: the role of ports and road infrastructure

Wed, October 21, 2020

Dubai's extensive investment in infrastructure and transport, has made the emirate into a world-leading hub for logistics, trade and re-export.

Dubai's extensive investment in infrastructure and transport, has made the emirate into a world-leading hub for logistics, trade and re-export.

Construction

US$27 bn

Investment in road and transport

Between 2006 - 2018, Dubai invested almost US$30 billion to build up world-leading infrastructure

Logistics and Trade Cargo Ship

5th

in world’s best shipping hubs

Dubai ranks in the top five for the world’s best shipping hubs according to The International Shipping Centre Development Index 2019

Source: The International Shipping Centre Development Index 2019
Logistics and Trade Plane

6th

most efficient

Dubai ranks sixth in the world for quality of road infrastructure and air transport efficiency according to Global Competitiveness Report 2019

Source: Global Competitiveness Report 2019

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