DP World Maputo is on track in expanding the container terminal’s capacity to 1 million TEU. 

DP World Maputo is truly well placed to be the facilitator for global trade, while ensuring everything we do has a long-lasting positive impact on the economy and society.


Our plans support long-term growth requirements for the region and the capacity we intend to put in place will both expandable and sufficient to cater to the growth for the foreseeable future.


Terminal Specification Completed Phase 3a Phase 3b
Capacity 0.35mil TEU´s 0.50 mil TEU´s 1mill TEU's
Quay Length 308 meters 380 meters 655 meters
Max LOA 330 meters 366 meters 366 meters
Terminal Size15 Hectares17 Hectares30 Hectares
Depth Alongside12 Meters C.D*14.3 Meters C.D16 Meters C.D
Container Yard2,450 TEU Ground Slots2,450 TEU Ground Slots5,000 TEU Ground Slots
Rail Siding4 x 375 m4 x 375 m4 x 750 m
Reefer Points*450 Points (415V, 3 Phase AC)600 Points (415V, 3 Phase AC)800 Points (415V, 3 Phase AC)
QC3 MHC3 STS (65m outreach), 3 MHC6 STS (65m outreach)
Rubber Tyre Gantry Cranes6 RTG9 RTG24 RTG


Capability and Capacity:

We are aggressively pursuing Maputo's development as a viable gateway, by augmenting our capability and capacity.

We now have a terminal with a capacity of 0.35 million TEU.

(August 2017)

(February 2018)

DP World is positioned to be a viable, reliable and effective gateway to the regional hinterland with direct main line connections.

Additionally, it has the opportunity to be great regional hub for shipping lines and with the dredging project for the Port of Maputo is slated for completion, larger vessels can use the Port of Maputo as a hub served with larger vessels.