The UAE is an amazing combination of the traditional values of the East and the modern technologies of the West, being a melting pot of various nationalities and cultures living together and working in harmony and with a standard of living that is comparable to the world's most advanced nations.
UAE has been, by tradition, a main hub for trading in the Region due to its strategic location and has become one of the most important business centers for the Middle East.
Today, Maersk Line in UAE has grown to over 100 employees divided over different companies e.g. Maersk Line UAE and Maersk Logistics with a regional and country office in Dubai and branches in Jebel Ali, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.
Launch of Maersk Line Companies in UAE:
1959 - MaerskLine starts operating in the UAE with Kanoo Shipping
Oct 1992 - Maersk Kanoo (UAE) LLC formed as sole agent for MaerskLine
Oct 1995 - Branch opened in Abu-Dhabi
Jul 1996 - Maersk Logistics (Mercantile) established in Jebel Ali
Jun 1999 - Jupiter Drilling Corp. (Maersk Contractors) established in Jebel Ali
Oct 2001 - Maersk A/S West and Central Asia established in Dubai
Jan 2002 - Branch opened in Sharjah
Mar 2003 - Launch of Air Freight Office in Dubai cargo Village