Hutchison Ports Tanzania - Company Profile

Tanzania International Container Terminal Services (TICTS)

Hutchison Ports Tanzania, located at Dar es Salaam, is the country’s largest container terminal. The Port of Dar es Salaam handles more than 85 per cent of Tanzania’s trade and is a vital gateway not just to Tanzania, but also to eastern, central and Southern Africa. The port is strengthening its role as the country’s maritime gateway, investing in modern IT systems and mobile equipment while constantly improving its productivity levels, efficiency and customer service.

Hutchison Ports Tanzania is a member of Hutchison Ports, the port and related services division of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (CK Hutchison). Hutchison Ports is the world’s leading port investor, developer and operator with a network of port operations in 52 ports comprising of 283 operational berths in 26 countries throughout Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Americas and Australasia. Over the years, Hutchison Ports has expanded into other logistics and transportation-related businesses, including cruise ship terminals, airport operations, distribution centres, rail services and ship repair facilities.

TICTS is committed to strengthening its role as the country's maritime gateway. Its ongoing investments in modern IT systems and container handling equipment are constantly improving its levels of productivity, efficiency and customer service, while its advanced communication systems provide instant information exchanges between the terminal and shipping lines.

TICTS' commitment to achieving excellence in all areas of terminal operation has resulted in the port's record-breaking crane-operating rates and reduced vessel turnaround time.