Basra Multipurpose Terminal

The largest multi-purpose port facility in Iraq
Basra Multipurpose Terminal

BMT is the largest Multipurpose Terminal in the port of Umm Qasr is the logical choice for both container and general cargo handling, performing customer tailored stevedoring services to shipping lines and consignees alike. We dedicate ourselves to serving our customers efficiently on their mother vessels, feeders, trains and trucks.


A strong mix of local and international staff committed to making a difference on a daily basis.


With 5 Liebherr Mobile Harbor Cranes and an extensive collection of Reach Stackers, Mobile Cranes, Hoppers and Forklifts, BMT is fully equipped to handle all types of goods: from bulk and general cargo to heavy lifts, from roro to containers.

General and Bulk Cargo

A strong mix of local and international staff committed to making a difference on a daily basis.

Heavy lift

As a leading operator in the port of Umm Qasr, BMT is a well-known name when it comes to heavy lifting. We are looking forward to the chance to develop a customized solution for your project or breakbulk requirements, for handling as well as storage.


BMT is the terminal of choice for MSC, the largest container carrier calling the port of Umm Qasr.


Offering by far the most extensive stripping facilities and services to consignees, BMT is the preferred terminal for a wide array of cargo receivers, who are optimizing their transportation needs.
Direct access to major road networks and national rail links, servicing major oil & gas fields and urban areas in Southern Iraq, Baghdad and further North.
Operating four berths in Umm Qasr Northport, amounting up to a total quay length of 800 meters with a well-designed yard of 68 hectares, BMT meets an increasing demand for professional stevedoring and terminal services in the Basra region.
Ready for the future

In addition to our current four operating berths, BMT is developing three additional new berths, as well as a new roro berth, aimed to further advance the port of Umm Qasr in the international trade and transport sector in line with today’s world-class port standards.
Get in touch
Feel free to contact us for a quotation and/or additional information as to how BMT can add value to your shipments. Reach out to us either via the contact details or via the contact button, here below.
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