Economic News  

- 1.19 million ton is the grains storage in Alexandria port:

The speaker of Alexandria port authority has assured - Reda El Ghandour that the store of grains in the port reached one million 190.000 ton and 543 from the grains is wheat.
The port received two ships (Wadi El Areesh) from Russia and it had 63000 ton wheat and (Crystal) from Ukraine and it had 48000 ton maize.
The load of two ships was unloaded in grains soils until evaporate and examine them.
The ship (Falnil Mina) is carrying 30.000 ton gasoline from Italy - The ship (Ashreia Crown) From Algeria and it had 30.000 ton Solar and the electronic system to the port registerd handling of 11.000 and 825 cargo trailers in the port.  El Gomhoria  27-5-2016 

- Receiving 30.000 Tons Mazot to Alexandria Port:

The ship (Abo Nef) has arrived from Malta and it had mazyot cargo that weighted 30.000 tons to Alexandria port. The speaker of Alexandria port authority Mr Reda El Ghandour said that we unload the cargo of the ship after finishing the customs procedures until we examine it to know its characteristics according to the descriptions to pump and package it.

171.000  TONS iron ore arrived from Brazil to Alexandria:

The vessel “Jean Hay” arrived to Alex port carrying 171.000 tons of iron ore, spokesman Reda El Ghandor announced that, the fright arrived from Brazil and discharged on the berths without any obstacle ,after accomplished the customs procedures, as he confirmed  the increasing in containers handled as the modern electronic system was activated.Rosal  ALYoussef 3/5/2016

The stevedoring movement at Alex. Port is completed in an organized form

Mr.Reda Elghandour the formal speaker of Alexandria Port Authority assures that the stevedoring movement at Alex. Port is completed in an organized form .and the range of truck, river Barger and railway transport is in a natural ratio, The Alex. Port chairman R.Adm/Medhat Atya was existed in the port since yesterday morning also he controlled the work in Alex. & ElDekheila port, the security work, berth & areas and the surface water.  Elahram News 26/4/2016


Local News

- An international group revises the ports compliance the secure and safety terms:

After Egypt became the white navigation list, The Egyptian Ports are ready to application the oblige control by IMO to insure the application of safety terms and rules Mr/ Reda El Ghandour - the former speaker of Alexandria port said that there is a national workshop about application of plan revision by Egptian authority for marine safet and IMO chaired by R. Admiral/ Medhat Ateya - Alex port chairman and R.Adm / Khalid Zahran chairman of Egyptian Authority for Safet of narine navigation.   Al Ahram news 24-5-2016

- Belgium dredger for deeping Alexandria port fairways with cost 50 million pound:

The fair way of Alexandria port developing began many days where Mr/ Reda El Ghandour - the former speaker of Alex port said that the Belgium the geatest dredger in the world begin to test the water surface of the port and begin to deep the fair way and safe the ship movement in the port the result sand will be 2 million m3 and will be used to build new berth.
R.adm / Medhat ateya - Alex port chairman insure that the project will be finished during 6 weeks in stead of 12 months according to the contract with the executive authority, the plan will not stop after deepening the fair way but will include developing "The port Star" the historical signal , also the marine assistants and buoys in all entrances of berth to achieve the highest range of safety and secure in this field.
The dreding works will reach to the designal deep which leads to ease and fast of ship movement in the port and allows the huge ships to enter and increase the trip number which lead to increase the handling good and container capacity with cost 50 million pounds.  El Ahram news 24-5-2016

The tug (Alexandria 6) will start the services during the following days:

Admiral/ Medhat Attea - The chairman of Alexandria port authority has declared that the tug  "Alexandria 6" considered the most modern maritime piece will start the services in the end of May.
He said that the tug can pill till 40 tons , and its cost is 55 million pound .It can work as floating putting out unit and it is supplied with fire extinguisher pump, from first class with ability 1400m3/h.We are doing the maritime safety procedures to it and we will obtain the clearances to it from the Egyptian Maritime Safety Authority.   El Gomhoria newspaper  8/5/2016

- The minister of transport with Singapore study a project of construct fast marine transport services

Dr/Galal Said met representatives of "sserpxe" the Singapore company which behaved by vinmar Co. in Egypt they assure that the target is the Co. Operation in ship field which submit services in transit & Coast transshipment over ports Singapore – Gabal Ali – Hamporg – Rotterdam the Co. has a ship with Egypt flag. The Co. try to serve the shipping line. And its suggested to construct a fast serving to transport the Egyptian products (agricultural & freeze) to direct link between port said – Domyeta – Alex. To Russia. Elgomhoreya 13/4/2016


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