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Transport minister invites for 6 river ports for investors in 2014

ElMasry ElYoum

Transport ministry has accomplished the preparation of technical specification booklet for river ports after it has executed their decontamination to be set forth for investment in 2014.

Dr, Ibrahim ElDemeery, transport minister said that 6 ports will be set forth for investment of 180 million dollar supporting the role of river transport in transporting cargoes after the decontamination of navigational roads and installing navigation aids to guarantee security throughout day time most important of which are ports of Qena,Sohag and Asuit.

He also added in press releases that river transport sector is considered one of the most important factors of the transport systems that the ministry gives great importance in the current period, where transport ministry takes serious rapid procedures to increase the portion of river transport in transporting cargoes which is planned to reach 10% of transport volume in Egypt during the coming 5 years instead of half percent recently.

He also pointed out that River Transport Authority is implementing a plan for periodical maintenance and decontamination of navigational roads  of total length 1770Km thus participating in facilitating cargo traffic during the whole year  where 100million pounds has been dedicated annually for the implementation of development works.


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