Alexandria Port is one of the largest and most important ports in the Mediterranean. It’s also one of the oldest, built around 2000 B.C. Due to its crucial location; the Port of Alexandria handles almost 60% of Egypt’s foreign trade according to Alexandria Port Authority (APA).
Hutchison Ports operates two ports in Egypt – the Ports of Alexandria and El Dekheila, both located on the Mediterranean Sea. Serving as the country’s main commercial ports, Ports of Alexandria and El Dekheila are well positioned to capture cargo from the hinterland.
Dekheila Port, Gate 3, or 5, Quay no. 98 – Agamy
Alexandria, Arab Republic of Egypt
Tel: +2 032 583 6400www.aict.com.eg
Hutchison Ports, the global port operator, is pleased to announce a significant investment in Ain Sokhna Port, Egypt’s major port, and B100, a new container terminal in the Port of Alexandria. The total investment of the two projects is approximately US$700 million, bringing Hutchison Ports’ total investment in Egypt to over US$1.5 billion and paving a solid foundation for the company’s strategy to expand its network and enhance its capabilities in emerging markets.
Hutchison Ports, the world’s leading port investor, developer and operator, is pleased to announce the expansion of its cooperation with the Egyptian Government through the initialing of concession agreements for two new concessions to operate world-class container terminals in Ain Sokhna Port and El Dekheila Port.