DP World’s construction work on the development of the multi-purpose Berbera Port in the Republic of Somaliland has started with a special ground-breaking ceremony to mark the occasion.
DP World has opted to develop a port in the region after a long-term fracas with neighbouring Djibouti over the Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT).
Despite DP World twice winning a case to operate DCT in an international court of arbitration, the Djibouti government has remained steadfast in its approach that it has a right to operate the terminal.
With DP World holding an international legal right to operate DCT, it has seemingly looked to diversify its portfolio in the region.
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