98 thousand ton handled, 512 Container, 3543 General Trucks at Alexandria Port during 24 hours
Captain \ Tarik Shaheen, Chairman of The General Authority of Alexandria Port, said that: The port witnesses an activity in the work movement, Saturday August 8th 2020, where there 67 ships, 16 ships arrived, 9 ships left, the number of ships operating on the berths in stevedoring reached to be 30 ships among them 3 container ships, 18 General cargo ships, 6 Dry Bulk Ships, and 1 Liquid bulk vessels being unloaded, also there are 2 ships in the internal anchor unloading 78thousand ton of wheat, Cock, 24 ships in the outer anchor, 3534 general trucks entered and exited the port during the last 24 hours.
Reda El-Ghandour the formal speaker of the port said that: The cargo movement department has registered and followed the movement of stevedoring as imported cargoes with weight 81 thousand tons are being unloaded, exported cargoes with weight 17 thousand tons are being loaded, the number of exported containers reached to be 142 containers, While the number of imports reached to be 370 containers.
Reda El-Ghandour added that: Captain \ Shaheen Chairman of APA instructed the concerned departments to take all procedures to Facilitate enter and exit, stevedoring of trucks and cargoes also he instructed to do the best effort to increase the rates of stevedoring, stressing on the necessity of taking all precautionary measures approved by the Egyptian government and the World Health Organization to protect from the emerging corona virus. 08/08/2020