تاريخ الخبر : November 17th, 2016
October witnesses a 22 % Increase in Cargo Handling in Port of Damietta
214 vessels were received in Port of Damietta during last October compared to 190 ships the same month of last year recording a 13 percent uptick in ship traffic as indicated by Port of Damietta authority’s Information Center Monthly Report .
In the same context, cargo handling and container handling achieved a nice increase of 22 percent and 19 percent respectively in October 2016 compared to same period the previous year.
Generally, the ten months of the year 2016 (January-October) have shown a remarkable bloom in ship and cargo traffic in Damietta compared to the corresponding period of 2015.Same tempo of increase is expected to continue till end of the year.
Source: DPA Staff