Current Nawat at Egyptian ports
  • Mediterranean Sea Next Al Hosoum Start 9 March - Duration 7 days ، Mostly rainy
  • Red Sea Next Scorpions (Saad El-Balaa) Start 23 February - Duration 13 day ، Cold
Investment status
Investment status

Status Characteristics

Investment status characteristics in Egypt and maritime transport sector

  • Egypt enjoys a strategic location in the center of the Arab world, connecting three continents (Africa, Europe and Asia).
  • Egypt has long coasts on the Mediterranean and Red sea which lead it to become an important commercial center.
  • Suez canal, crossing it land,is the most important international commercial artery.
  • The distinguished location enables Egypt to strength its commercial relations and investment opportunities with several Arab, African and European markets.
  • Egyptian markets is one of the biggest market in the Middle East, it reaches 70 million persons.
  • Competitive advantages due to the decrease of production elements costs ( raw material manpower infrastructure).
  • Availability of skilled and trained manpower at different expertise levels.
  • Availability of high level communication and information system coping with modern international technology serving persons and companies.


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