Affiliated Company:

– The Gulf of Suez Petroleum Company (GUPCO) – the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation, and British Petroleum.


  • The port is located on the western coast of the Gulf of Suez, 35 km from Ras Gharib port and 4 km from the main road (Cairo-Safaga) near the oil fields and oil stevedoring buoys.

Port activity:

– Petroleum shipping and marine petroleum services (oil production from offshore wells and exported from the two marine berths, where the foreign partner of the company takes a share of the crude oil and exports it).

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Port Data:

– Capacity:The current capacity of oil production is about 12 million barrels per year, which is the maximum capacity or the company’s absorptive capacity. The port receives 2-3 oil tankers per month.
– Date created:1966
– The decision to establish:According to Law No. 15 of 1976
– Port licensing decision:503 / 2002