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Petroleum Ports
Petroleum Ports

El Hamra

Petroleum Ports

EL Hamra (EL Alamein)

Time Zone GMT +2



Long 28 o 52 \ E
Lat 30 o 58 \ N


Port Description


The port is situated on 15 km from El Alamein traffic station it’s far away about 120 km from west Alex.


Buoy SPM for receiving tankers with tonnage up to 30-60 Thousand tons and with 22 m draught.
Berth Maritime berth with 1.8 to 2 m depth, 170 m length used in mooring crafts.

Port Activity Shipping of petroleum tankers.
Port Establishment Decree 155/1963 for petroleum search and usage.
Port License Decree 174/2003 on 9/4/2003
Port License Duration 10 years from 9/4/2003 to 8/4/2013.
Vessels served by the port Petroleum tankers with capacity from 30000 - 45000 tons.
Area About 7.24km2
Maritime Surface 5.75 Km2
Port Capacity 3 Oil carriers/month at 60 tons


Port Services and Facilities


  • Units for waste reception of petroleum vessels.
  • Navigational services are available in the morning only.


  • Fire combating units.
  • Pollution combating units.
  • Fresh water - Electricity


Administration Petroleum General Egyptian Authority.
Address Palestine street-4th district – Maadi.
Telephone (02) 7065033
Fax (02) 7065030
Cell Phone 0123965213 - 0101714772


Source: Central Department of specialized Ports and Marine Environment