The navigation traffic at the General Authority of Alexandria Port witnessed a significant increase in most types of ships during the month of March 2023 compared to the previous month, as the number of ships during the month of March reached 404 ships, an increase of 120 ships compared to February, at a rate of 42.2%, an increase rate. Bulk vessels topped the ships that witnessed an increase during the month of March compared to February by 91%, followed by ferries by 83.2%, then general cargo vessels by 41.3%. The authority also witnessed a significant increase in container ships during the month of March, as 153 container ships visited the ports of Alexandria and Dekheila, with an increase of 42 vessels compared to February, which had recorded 111 container ships. Thus, the percentage of the achieved increase in container ships is 37.8%. Dry bulk vessels also witnessed an increase of 29% during the month of March 2023 compared to the previous month, in addition to the reception of four cruise ships by the berths of the tourist passenger terminal during the same month. In a related context, the annual comparison indicators also indicate a significant increase in ship traffic during March 2023 compared to March 2022, especially in container ships, which achieved an increase of 50%, with a difference of 51 container ships over the same month of last year. Liquid bulk vessels also achieved an increase of 5% during March 2023 compared to March 2022, as well as tourism ships, which amounted to 4 vessels compared to 1 vessel in March last year, and thus the total vessel movement during March 2023 recorded 404 vessels compared to 371 vessels during the month. March of 2022, an increase of 8.9% These increases in trading rates and navigation traffic come in light of the instructions and directives of Mr. Rear Admiral / Nihad Shaheen, Chairman of the Board of Directors - to achieve professionalism in the performance of work by the pilotage and tow crews at the port, as well as the Authority's employees following advanced technology methods to quickly complete procedures related to docking and departure of ships and raising standard rates For loading and unloading operations and the continuous endeavor to reduce the accumulations in the port.