DammamOil-fueled growth from fishing village to mordern metropolis.
Dammam is the largest city in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. It is situated on the coast of the Persian Gulf and is the administrative center of the Dammam Governorate. Dammam is the main gateway to the Eastern Province and is an important commercial center in the region. The city is home to the world's largest oil refinery, the Saudi Aramco refinery, which is located on the coast near Dammam.