Mussafah, locally known as
Mussafah Shabiya, is a satellite town of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
It is one of primary industrial areas of
Abu Dhabi. Engineering and steel industries are the major thrust
areas. It also houses the infamous labour camps for the migrant
workers who flock the emirate because of its rapid
Mussafah is the site for the "Industrial City of Abu Dhabi", a
special economic zone. There are talks for making the Mussafah port
into a big commercial port.
- Ghaith Abdul-Ahad, "We need slaves to build monuments",
Guardian, October 8, 2008. Accessed January 17, 2009.