In implementation of the directives of His Excellency Lieutenant General / Kamel AlWazer - Minister of Transport - and his continuous follow-up to the efforts of Alexandria Port in all fields,
This system that allows coordination and advance planning for the berthing of ships upon their arrival at the ports of Alexandria and Dekheila, and the berthing on the berths previously allocated to them without the need to wait on the anchorage or delay
In light of the improvement in the weather conditions witnessed by the Alexandria port and the resulting stability in the movement of cargoes handling, the number of ships on the berths of the port reached to be 34 vessels in stevedoring movements,
Alexandria Port Authority witnessed remarkable activity in the maritime movement and the movement of handled cargoes during the last forty-eight hours, which followed the stability of weather conditions, total handled cargoes exported and imported at the ports of Alexandria and Dekheila, 240,625 tons within 48 hours, and the number of exported and imported containers reached 8,033 TEU equivalent containers, and 11,999 trucks entered and exited through the gates of Alexandria and Dekheila ports. This reached 3 trains, with a total of 74 carriages.
Due to bad weather, high waves, wind speed and air pressure, and for the preserving of persons and property, it was decided to close Alexandria Port Authority Strait today, Monday January 18, 2021, until the weather conditions improves, Captain \ Tariq Shaheen, Chairman of Alexandria Port Authority
Alexandria port received yesterday, Saturday January 16, the arrival of a new batch of train carriages consisting of 19 carriages within the contracted in the Russian deal.
Alexandria Port received yesterday, Saturday January 16, his Excellency the minister of transport, Lieutenant General / kamel Al-wazir, where his Excellency inspected the progress of work according to the agreed time plan for both the project of constructing the multi-purpose terminal at berth 55/62, and the development works at berth 85/3 in addition to the project of raising the height the lock bridge for river transport.
Alexandria Port Authority reopened the strait this morning after ensuring that the weather conditions were stable, as the navigation movement and cargo handling returned to normal state The number of ships berthed in the docks of the port and currently are doing the stevedoring activities has reached to
Due to the bad weather and preserving of persons and property, Alexandria Port Authority strait was closed today 01/14/2021 until the weather conditions improved. This was directed by Captain \ Tarek Shaheen – Chairman of APA to all concerned departments In monitoring weather conditions periodically in terms of wind speed, wave height and air pressure, and taking all precautionary measures to preserve persons and property. 14/1/2021