As the hub of a logistics network which extends across the Horn of Africa, the Port of Berbera is Somaliland’s only container and general cargo port and a crucial supply chain interface for the region.
Handling all of the nation’s container trade, the Port of Berbera is one of Somaliland’s key economic assets and supports directly over 2,000 full time jobs.
The Port Development Strategy builds on the experience of the past years and provides a conceptual framework for efficiently handling the long-term freight task at the Port of Berbera.
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The port Authority strives to maximize the added value that the Port of Berbera generates for the country and the region, in long-term way. It also has the mission of strengthening the port’s competitive position by offering a high-quality, uninterrupted service and suitably developed infrastructure.
Berbera is a historical town in Gulf of Aden and it is one of the oldest towns in Somaliland. It passed through Osmanic Empire of Turkey and historical remains can be found in Berbera at the present time.
The port foundation is traced back more than hundred years, and the current p[lace was established in 1968 linear wharf 300 meters by Soviet Union, and expanded 350 meters linear wharf in 1984 by United States of America, since then the port has developed numerous properties as well as constructions.
To answer the growing needs of shipping companies and shippers, the port of berbera has undertaken an ambitious development program of the ports facilities and equipments, which will last for many years.
the berbera port owned and operated by the republic of somaliland; it is the largest employer, generating more than 2000 jobs and is the economic engine of the country. the port has a constant interaction between private and public sectors.