Containerized Cargo

Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT) has four dedicated berths for containerized cargo, capable of berthing Post Panamax vessels up to 340m long with modern state-of-art equipment, including 7 ship-to-shore cranes (out of which 3 largest cranes in Iraq with a capacity to handle 21 rows across) supported by rubber-tired gantry cranes, empty handlers, and reach stackers.

We offer the following services:

  • 24/7 operations.
  • Storage, stuffing/de-stuffing of containers, and CFS services with 25000 sqm of warehousing.
  • Reefer containers storage and more than 1200 power sockets.
  • 50 Ha of container storage.
  • Full CCTV coverage of all operational areas.
  • Electronic Data Interchange support for partners.
  • IT systems: Navis Sparcs N4, and SAP.
  • Compliance with Iraqi and International regulations and security systems. We have a scanner for containers and weighbridge.
  • Compliance with ISPS and HSSE standards.