It is the port of 21st century. It is considered one of the recent ports that were established by B.O.T system. It is managed via logistic centers. It is regarded as one of the huge national projects. It is also the result of planning, regular executing for an important phase concerning the position of Egypt on the map.
It is considered the first comprehensive and multi purpose hub port. It comes under what is called "Third Generation ports" to serve export and import operations of general cargo, bulk and container handling. It is also equipped with ultimate technology.
Location of the port
It is located on the western coast of Suez gulf, on a distance 22.3 km2 and away from Suez city 43 km.
Total Port Area 87818000 m2
Water Area 65.518 sq. km.
Land Area 22300000 m2
Customs Zone 1 million sq. m.
Maximum Port Length 7 sq. km.
Maximum Port Width 5.5 sq. km
Maximum Capacity 4.75 million ton (General Cargo) and 3.75 million ton bulk
TEU Capacity 100000
3650m. long, 250 m. width, 17-18 m. depth entrance channel at the turning circle access.
Pilotage is compulsory
Address Ein El-Sokhna Port, Suez Ė El-Sokhna
Telephone +(20) 62 710322- 710320
Fax +(20) 62 331117- 321120