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Egypt reopens 2 Mediterranean ports after weather improves

Egypt reopens 2 Mediterranean ports after weather improves
Written by Maritime First

Egypt on Tuesday reopened the two Mediterranean ports of Alexandria and Dekheila, which were shut on Monday, after weather conditions improved, the Alexandria Port Authority said in a statement.

The ports are among the largest in Egypt and each can handle up to one million 20ft-equivalent units (TEUs).

Egypt closed the two Mediterranean ports of Alexandria and Dekheila on Monday as a result of bad weather, the Alexandria Port Authority said in a statement.

The ports would remain closed until the weather improves, the authority said.

 

 

– Reuters

 

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