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Gwadar developing port city on the southwestern Arabian Sea coast of Pakistan. It is the district headquarters of Gwadar District in Balochistan province and has a population of approximately 50,000. Gwadar is strategically located at the apex of the Arabian Sea and at the mouth of the Gulf of Oman. The city’s strategic, warm-water, deep-sea Gwadar Port was completed in 2007. The port is 47 feet deep and handles the largest cargo ships to Pakistan. The city is emerging as a trade hub and a transit for Chinese oil imports. The city has also been taking an increasing role in China’s String of Pearls.