Economic News  

60.000 ton Russian wheat had reached to Alexandria:

The ship (Milkend) has reached to Alexandria port which came from Russia and it had 60000 ton wheat. The speaker of port authority - Reda El Ghandour said that the cargo of the ship is unloaded in the silos of grains  to evaporate after finishing the customs procedures and be assured from using it for people and it had no insects to prepare it to other governorates.  El Gomhoria newspaper 14-8-2016

Four ships arrived Alexandria port carrying wheat:

Four ships arrived Alexandria port carrying wheat "Amirex" from Russia with 66 thousand ton of wheat, "Kingfisher" from Ocrania with 28 thousands ton of Wheat "Waylo" from Ocrania with 21 thousands ton of corn , "Froddim" from Ocrania with 21 thousands ton of Soyabean.
Mr/ Reda Elghandour - the formal speaker of Alex port said that the ships capacity discharged in Silos of Wheat after customs procedures.
Finished and insured that it is cleaned from insects and valid prepared for retouring .
Mr/ Elghandour insured that the work system in all port departments is developed.      Rosa El yousef newspaper  9-8-2016

Arriving 51000 ton coke from England:

The ship (aquatint) has arrived from England and it had a coke cargo that weight 51000 t to Alexandria port, Mr/Reda El Ghandour- the spokes of Alexandria port authority that is unloaded the cargo on special berths after finishing the customs procedures and watching the cargo and assured that this cargo is according to the descriptions. And he added that the movement of handling the containers and cargo inside the port is working level is very good and work is organized in different departments.     El Gomhoria Newspapers 18-7-2016

Arriving a solar cargo from Algeria:

The ship (Shin Mishelas) has arrived to Alexandria port from Algeria and it has 29 thousand tons solar and the speaker of Alexandria port - Reda El Ghandour said that the cargo of the ship unloaded after finished the customs procedures in order to examine it and knowing how it could be as the descriptions to pump it and packing it and he added that the electonic system for gates had registered handling , exit and enter more than 9000 lorry that carry general cargo in the port during the last 24 hours. 


Local News

Join El Dekhila port with the coast international road:

Dr/ Glal Mostafa - the minister of transport has watched the project to construct the free join to connect El Dekhila port with the coast international road. It is executing by the General Nile company for constructing the roads that follow the holding for roads projects.  El Gomhoria Newspaper  16-7-2016

Urgent procedures to get rid of the dangerous containers in Alexandria port:

Admiral/ Medhat Attia - the chairman of Alexandria port had declared that it is finished from making the electronic system which includes doing quick procedures to get rid of the dangerous containers and the cargo that has a conflict among the working department in the port and he pointed that these neglected containers includes fridges and food substances that stay in handling terminals and yards more than 15 days and he clarified that the total of dangerous cargo reached to 3120 containers.
From another side Mr/ Reda El ghandour - the speaker of Alexandria port clarified that we have prepared a store in El Nobaria and its area 3200 m to transport the neglected containers and the dues is 1000 $ for each containers 20 feet and 2000 dolars for each container 40 feet and it could settle by the Egyptian pound.    El Ahram Newspaper   16-7-2016

The waterway path has very good achivements:
The chairman of Alex.port authority said that we finished from 1748 neglected containers and we are preparing a store in Elnobaria with area 3200 m.

A new progress can be seen in Alex. and Eldekheila port during the last two years specially since the visiting of president Abd ElFath Elsisi to the coastal city in 30 may last year where we can see the works of developing the maritime shipyard company and the desire to execute the important and the biggest projects in the history of two ports although one year has passed after the visiting of Elsisi to Alex. But it was greet to move the expected projects wheel since nearly 50 years. Especially after he ordered to achieve quickly these projects to restore Alex. port its position as it is the oldest and the biggest port in the Mediterranean Sea.
The president direct also to get out wreckage of 14 ships by the floating crane (Enkaz1) that follow the suez canal authority in a short time after that sank in Alex. port since decades and it is still rescue the wreckage of the rest of sunken ships and they are 8 ships. And before finishing the kimited time by the president to achieve the task completely in the end of this month.
At the same time the president issued an important decision during his visiting to Alex. shipyard when he added the lands of wood commercial Co. and others to Alex.port their area are about 178.000 m2 to benefit from at the works of development & expanding the west port of the port to have the best benefit.
The port authorities with cooperation with naval forces and they are finishing now the project of dredging the great water way and the inner way to Alex.port with total coast about 58 million L.E and Mr/Reda Elghandour - the formal speaker of Alexandria port said that we will finish the word of dredging in the waterway in Alex port during few weeks to return the depths as the designed depth 15.5 m which participate to be easy the departure and arrival of the ships that have loads reach to 70.000 ton.
Mr/Reda Elghandour added also that the dredging is about 2 million m2 and its executing the Belgium dredge Congo River.
The admiral/ Medhat Ateya - the port chairman said that the executing effort have succede to get rid of 1748 neglected container as they transported out of port or they put them in auctions or get rid of it or exported it again and he said that there are 1372 rested containers and we are getting ride of them out.
And the chairman added also that we have some procedures with coordinate with customs department and the import export authority container companies and Alex. shipping chamber, agencies ,shipping lines to follow the executing situation to accelerate the clearance procedures from the rest of containers according to the instructions of president and such as preparing Elnobarya stores with area of 3200 m2  that  follow the Egyptian warehouses to transport un-danger neglected containers.
And we also have electronic system by the port authority to follow and analyze the situation of getting rid of the neglected container - and he demanded also to revise the customs legislations because they are very difficlut to use.
At the same time Alex. port authority could achieve another 4 great projects through the vestment plan 2015-2016 that appear in constructing free connect to join ElDekheila port with the coastal road with cost 280 million L.E
And we also constructing identical connect to join Alex. port with the coastal road and the cost is 330 million L.E
The third project is including rehabilitation and raising Elngma light house efficiency through the maritime forces
The fourth project is including rehabilitation the water break in Alex. port with value 27 million L.E.     Elakhbar newspaper 25-6-2016

The flag of Egypt is Flapping over it  El Misteral Gamal Abd El Nasr had sailed from France and it will arrive to Alexandria after tomorrow:

The Helicopter carrier (Gamal Abd El Naser) had left yesterday from Mode Misteral and the flag of Egypt is Flapping over it to arrive to Alexandria port wednesday after tomorrow. And we will have a formal festival during the feast El Fetr.
The president EL SISI will participate and the great leader of Armed forces. Our ship accompanied the carrier and the crew was in all the ship and it is decided that Egypt will receive the second ship misteral in next september and it will take the name (Anwar ElSadat), both Egypt and France had signed in October 2015 the contract to buy the two ships with value 2.1 milliard dollars and the ship misteral can carry 700 men, Helicopters, descending boats, attacker tanks and 60 armed cars and its speed is 18 knots (33 km) in an hour, its length is 199 m and its width is 22m.  Elgomhoreya 13-6-2016 


Tourism News 

- Three thousand tourists arrived safaga, and Sharm Elshekh, and Alexandria:

There was a noticed activity in Alex. And red Sea ports in tourist movement where received about three thousand tourists in safaga (1152 tourists) on the ship Notika from different nationalities coming Elakaba port to visit the tourist places in Luxor and Aswan , also the shop (black water) departed the port with 451 tourists and 353 from crew to 90 sharm Elshikh port.
On another side the "Silver Wesber "departed the port with 296 tourist and 300 person from crew.
R.Adm. / Hesham Abusena Chairman of red sea port assure that the facilities and ease the procedures are important specially the priority for the tourist ship and  coordinate with companies and marine agencies to save the buses to transport the tourists from the port with police cars.
- Mr.Reda Elghandour the formal speaker in behalf of Alex. port that the port receive of the Maltian ship" meen shif one" with 1859 from different nationalities in addition the services crew 800 person the tourist group arrived the port from "eleinelsokhna" and Alex. Port with the tourist authority in the government prepared a program for the group which will arrived Mediterranean Sea to continue the trip.
Vice chairman / Mohamed Eldakak received the group and ordered to finish all procedures,
The Pilot / Sadek Alshory Elgardaka international Airport announce the air movements is 43 air trip, and the there is a safety committee from Russia transport arrived Elghardakha airport to check the safety procedures to re-operate the Russian air the committee will finish its work the next Friday.

- Arrival of 2626 Tourists from Various Nationalities to Alexandria Port:

Alexandria port received the Maltese cruise ship “Meen Chief” carrying 1795 tourists from various nationalities in addition to its crew of 831 personnel, the vessel came from Safaga to visit the monumental landmarks & tourism sights at Alexandria & Cairo to continue its trip to Cyprus & other Mediterranean ports, Reda El-Ghandour the official port spokesman said that the port prepared a program accompanied by roses bouquets & folk dances in the reception of the tourists, & that came in coordination with tourism board, El-Ghandour added that the port personnel provided all facilities for the vessel since it came till departure the tourists from the port. On other hand, Eng./ Mohamed El-Dakak, Alexandria port vice president gave instructions to terminate all procedures of entering & exiting of tourists. El-Mesa Newspaper 3/4/2016

- Alexandria port received the cruise ship “Island Sky” coming from El-Ein El-Sokhna carrying various nationalities & it will travel later to Cyprus, Reda El-Ghandour Alexandria port spokesman said that the port personnel provided all facilities for the vessel since it came till departure the tourists from the port. El-Mesa Newspaper 1/4/2016 

- Alexandria port has received 3062 tourists:

Alexandria port has received yesterday the Maltees Tourism ship (Mein Schiff) that is coming from Turkish then the ship will sail to Safaga Port and it had 3062 tourists from different nationalities that is the biggest number of tourism ship passengers that visited Alexandria during 2015 and the public relations department in the port has prepared a party from the Egyptian of Arts group to receive the tourists and they presented them the presents and flowers.
The Admiral/ Fathy Taha Mohamed - the chairman of Alexandria port authority and by coordinationg with the competent authorities to facilitate all the procedures for tourist to enter and exit of tourists to and from the port easily and peace.
From another point the natural movement has continued in the port where the ratios of stevedoring and the movement of ships and trucks has registered their national ratios.  El Masry El Youm Newspaper 16-11-2015