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MP: developing maritime transport sector enables it achieving 50milliard pounds annually.

  Member of Parliament Waheed Korkor, secretary general of transport and communication committee said that maritime transport sector consists of several sects and generalizing its failure as a whole is incorrect, where it includes authorities that achieved great revenues ever, though others are with great losses. Pointing out that maritime transport sector can participate in Egypt income with more than 50milliard pounds once it is developed and exploited correctly.

 He stated that there will be cooperation between transport minister Hesham Arafat and transport and communication committee  for the development of  all sectors affiliated to transport authority especially railways authority and that developing maritime transport sector lies in changing its management and will start with changing managing system inside such authorities.  

 KorKor has also declared that services provided by maritime transport sector  depends upon providing logistic service only , thus it is in need of a certain investment style and certain advertisement to attract investments and clients, and also increase in number of  passing vessels.

 He also explained that although there are some problems yet some authorities such as Maritime Safety authority has achieved recently great success and great revenues and that some ports are in need of restructuring and reemployment to reach required success rates.