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Bandar Abbas


  • Location: Entrance of the Strait of Hormuz
  • Population: 450,000
  • Climate: Hot and dry desert climate with annual rainfall of 170mm
  • Geography: Situated on flat ground with an average altitude of 9 meters above sea level.
  • Characteristics: Capital of Hormozgān Province

At a Glance

Bandar Abbas is the capital of Hormozgān Province and a port city located on the southern coast of Iran. The city is a home to Shahid Raja Port and the ISOICO shipbuilding yard, the largest port and shipbuilding yard in Iran.

Busan Mayor SUH Byung-soo and the Bandar Abbas Mayor signed a friendship city agreement on May 30, 2016.