Current Nawat at Egyptian ports
  • Red Sea Next Almorbaaniya (El-Eklil) Start 7 December - Duration 13 day ، The beginning of the cold
  • Mediterranean Sea Next Al Faydah Al Saghera Start 19 December - Duration 5 days ، Accompanied with rains
Commercial Ports
Commercial Ports

Port Description

It is the port of 21st century. It is considered one of the recent ports that were established by B.O.T system. It is managed via logistic centers. It is regarded as one of the huge national projects. It is also the result of planning, regular executing for an important phase concerning the position of Egypt on the map. It is considered the first comprehensive and multi purpose hub port. It comes under what is called "Third Generation ports" to serve export and import operations of general cargo, bulk and container handling. It is also equipped with ultimate technology.

Location of the port

It is located on the western coast of Suez gulf, on a distance 22.3 km2 and away from Suez city 43 km.

Port Specifications

Total Area 87.8 km2 (87818000 m2)
Water Area 65.5 km2 (65518000 m2)
Land Area 22.3 km2 (2230000 m2)





Maximum Capacity 8.5 million ton/year

  • General Cargo 4.75 million tons ayear
  • Containerized cargo 3.75 million tons ayear
  • TEU Capacity :400000 teus ayear