The world's largest car transporter, Hoegh Target docked at the Port of Aqaba with 8,500 cars on board, 650 of which will be unloaded in the port.
The giant Ro-Ro vessel is the first Post Panamax carrier registered to the Norwegian firm Hoegh Autoliners to arrive in Aqaba and the Middle East.
The 14-deck auto transporter, boasts deck space the size of 10 football pitches. It is 200 metres in length and 36 metres wide and has deck space of 71,400 square metres.
Officials said the vessel left the port with 450 re-exported cars.