Black Sand

Egypt is one of the richest Arab states in black sand: IDSC report

Tue, 10 Jan 2023 - 05:23 GMT

The report further highlights figures and facts related to Egypt’s wealth of black sands, their whereabouts, and the state’s efforts to make the best use of them.

Know more about Egypt's Black Treasure

Wed, 19 Oct 2022 - 05:05 GMT

In Egypt, black sand is available on the coast overlooking the Mediterranean Sea from Rasheed to Rafah with a length of 400 km. It is spread by sea currents and waves in those areas and present in the sand dunes.

Chairman of Egyptian Black Sand Company: Black sand project of high economic value, secures 5K jobs

Wed, 19 Oct 2022 - 02:06 GMT

The project secures foreign currencies, meets growing international demand for exporting the surplus and creates 5,000 direct and indirect jobs, he said.

'Black sand project among most important promising mining projects' NSPO director general says

Wed, 19 Oct 2022 - 10:01 GMT

Egypt has one of the biggest reserves of black sand around the world concentrated in Beheira, Kafr el Sheikh, Damietta, Port Said, North Sinai, Red Sea and Aswan, Hussein said.

Know more about Egypt's 11 black sand sites used in strategic industries

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 06:46 GMT

Egyptian Cabinet’s Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) published a new video graph highlighting that Egypt possesses 11 sites of black sand and heavy metals.

Giant black sand separation project launched in Kafr el-Sheikh

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 08:33 GMT

A huge project to extract mineral elements from black sand is being constructed in Kafr El-Sheikh governorate, Governor of Kafr El-Sheikh Ismail Taha told Egypt Today on Sept. 21.

Into Egypt’s Black Treasure

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 - 08:10 GMT

Owning large reserves of minerals-rich black sand, Egypt has taken official steps to benefit from this valuable treasure.

Egypt launches 1st phase of black sand separation, extraction project in Rashid

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 - 11:12 GMT

The Rashid Beach area is the second region where the extraction process occurs after the coast of Baltim in Kafr el-Sheikh.

Parl't authorizes cooperation to benefit from Egypt's black sand

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 10:42 GMT

Parliament approved on Jan. 27 a draft law to benefit from Egypt's black sand