Out of 15 seaports across the country, Alexandria Port is the gate of 40 percent of imports and exports and handles 157 million tons per annum.
The site has been handed over to a coalition of contractors who must finish the first phase by the end of 2021.
“Salam City” eastern Port Said is one of four cities that will be constructed on the shores of North Sinai.
The ministry clarified that the total amount of potato seeds expected to arrive for this season is 183,000 tons.
The president inaugurated the project on Tuesday.
It is planned to establish a 60-km railway line linking El-Manashy and 6 October ports.
Burullus fishing port was closed on Saturday for the third day in a row due to strong winds and high waves.
The ad-hoc committee formed to examine the reasons behind the recent emergence of peculiar worms on Al Dekhela beach in Alexandria submitted its report.
Although it has medical uses, it can be used in manufacturing explosives, cocaine and methylcathinone.
An American military team estimates that Iran or its proxies used explosives “to blow large holes” in four ships anchored in UAE’s Fujairah port, Time reported.
Trade maritime navigation went normally in Suez Canal on Sunday as a total of 44 vessels with 2.2 million tons of cargos crossed the canal from both directions.
Alexandria Port Authority decided to close Alexandria and Dekheila ports due to bad weather conditions, strong winds and high waves.
In statements, Ghandour added that the closure decision comes to ensure maritime safety after heavy rain hit several parts of Alexandria over the past days.
Earlier this month, a campaign was launched on social media to boycott car purchases due to the hike in their prices.
According to a report issued by the Maritime Transport Section, Ministry of Transportation.
A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day.
The new line will be used primarily for the transport of goods between the two ports and will serve exports to Gulf countries.
Both ministers also inaugurated an expansion of the operations center at the port.
ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker, has not changed its plan to invest $1 billion dollars in a new production line in Mexico.
The Egyptian Meteorological Authority expects a wave of cold weather on Saturday; in the Northern part of the country and in Upper Egypt