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Iraq, Umm Qasr port situation

Your cargo going to Umm Qasr port, Iraq might be delay due to uncontrollable events.

In view of the recent incidents of nationwide protests in Iraq began on Friday 25 October, all the terminals of Umm Qasr port are closed and ceased operations.

In the alignment with the local authorities’ advice, Umm Qasr port operations terminals are closed, and all ships are staying at the port without operation. Moreover, as a temporary measure, newly-arrived container ships are not allowed to enter the port.

The shipping lines are looking into alternatives to discharge Umm Qasr cargo.

We regret the inconvenience caused by this and further updates can be expected as circumstances change. Please reach out to your local DSV contact for further updates.

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