Core Values

CENTRAL TO RAK PORTS ARE A COMMON SET OF FEATURES, VALUES AND COMPETENCIES THAT FORM THE FOUNDATION OF OUR SUCCESS

 

BEST PRACTICE INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT

RAK Ports has a highly experienced international management team, respected within the Maritime community and with a flat structure to enable fast decision making. All five of our Ports work to ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems, accredited by LRQA, and our management ethos is based on professionalism, flexibility, innovation and transparency.

 

OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE

RAK Ports are well-known for fast loading / unloading turnaround times, having doubled our cargo movements in recent years from the ports to 60 million tonnes annually. We are accredited by ISM, ISPO, ISPS and all ports operate to ISO 14001 standards, with LRQA accreditation standards in place for H&S and EHS.

 

IDEALLY LOCATED

Ras Al Khaimah is strategically located as the most Northerly Emirate of the UAE and nearest to the Strait of Hormuz, through which 35% of global seaborne oil passes. Our largest Port, Saqr Port, is immediately adjacent to rock, cement and aggregate production plants of Ras Al Khaimah which produce the majority of such materials for all GCC building and construction projects.

 

WIDE RANGE OF SERVICES

The RAK Ports portfolio offers the full range of maritime services, including; highly versatile cargo handling services, including the facility to handle large volumes and products not typically handled by other ports; dedicated, high-quality shipbuilding and repair facilities; Free Zone facilities with adjacent waterside access; extensive warehousing and storage facilities; and leisure business features such as boutique cruise vessel and private yacht facilities.