The Port of Khalid is in the heart of Sharjah city. Port Khalid Customs Centre is located at the main gate of the port. Customs inspection of goods and containers and passenger control are carried out at this centre.The Port of Khalid is considered a pioneer seaport of the region, boasting the first container terminal, roll-on/roll-off cargo terminal, and free trade terminal.
The Port of Khalid contains 21 berths that handle general, reefer, and dry, liquid, and bulk cargoes. Facilities include two dock-side colds stores as well as oil and offshore support. Since it was first constructed, the Port of Khalid has continuously modernized its facilities and services.