January 8 - The first ro-ro ship to call at Khalifa Port ro-ro terminal heralded the transition of Abu Dhabi Ports' ro-ro cargo from Zayed port to Khalifa.

Dream Angel, which is operated by Nissan Motor Car Carrier (NMCC), arrived in the UAE from the Japanese ports of Yokohama and Kanda.

To mark the ro-ro ship's maiden call at Khalifa, Abu Dhabi Ports' officials welcomed the captain and his crew with an official ceremony and presented a commemorative plaque to mark the occasion.