Italian Port of Bari and Chamber of Commerce visit Damietta Port

Admiral / Walid Awad, DPA Chairman, received an Italian delegation from the Italian port of Bari, Italian Chamber of Commerce and a number of Italian logistics companies to discuss the possibility of cooperation in the field of supplying  ships with LNG and necessary infrastructure, In addition to knowing closely about the potentials of  LNG facilities working in the port of Damietta.

The meeting was attended by representatives of the port community and a number of agencies and companies operating in the port.

Awad explained that supplying ships with liquefied natural gas is compatible with the efforts exerted by the Ministry of Transport to convert Egyptian ports into green ports for the positive impact on the surrounding environment.

It is worth mentioning that this visit came in the wake of the second forum of Egyptian-Italian dialogue organized by the Maritime Transport Sector and the Italian Embassy in Cairo.

Source : DPA