News Archive

World Maritime Day theme 2019: “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community”

Radiation Detection Device for Outgoing Containers in use in Damietta Port

In 2017, 135 ports handled more than 1m teu with these ports handling 84% of the estimated teu volume worldwide.

First General Assembly of the MEDPorts Association

Investment- Oriented Package of Decisions

German firm eyes 5 projects in Egypt’s oil sector

Developing Aspects of Cooperation between Ports of Damietta and of Antwerp

Ministry of Transport – Damietta Port Authority – Declaration No. (13) for 2017/2018

Ukrainian Company Considers Investment in River Transport at Damietta Port

Head of EU Delegation to Egypt visits Damietta Port

Giant leap in the Petrochemical Industry in Damietta Port

Makkah Initiates Dredging in Damietta Port’s Access Channel

Unprecedented Increase in DP Performance

A new competitive advantage for vessels working with Damietta Port

ohr gas field starts pumping gas

Damietta Port-Deltares Interface in Port Development

Damietta Port: A Logistic Hub for Oil and Gas Services

DPA hits its highest handling rate in 2016- 2017 in August

Global Voith Company invited DPA to visit its factories

Alphaliner: Global Container Volumes on the Rise in H1

LR recommends ISO 14001 EMS certificate for Damietta port

DPA Chairman: No Raise in Port Service Fees

Day of the Seafarer 2017 Seafarers Matter

Majority of Maersk Terminals Operational after Cyber Attack

Maersk Line Names Salalah as Solution for Qatar Cargo

New silo inaugurated by president Sisi in Damietta port

New terminal in Damietta port in cooperation with armed force engineering Authority

Access channel maintenance kicked off

Rotterdam Boosts Container Throughput

MOL Plans Four 20,000 TEU LNG Mega-Ships

OCEAN Alliance the most important operational alliance starts Saturday April 1st.: CMA CGM is its main player

New reefer traffic pumps up box volumes at port of Koper

Damietta Port: An unprecedented increase in exports in 2016

DP World considers establishing dry port near Cairo, expanding investments in Egypt

CMA CGM Rolls out Adrimed Express Line

CMA CGM upgrades its offer between the Adriatic Sea and Egypt with the new ADRIMED EXPRESS line

October witnesses a 22 % Increase in Cargo Handling in Port of Damietta

China Harbor signs MOU On New CT with Damietta Port

“Best Commercial Port” Award for Port of Damietta

DP World London Gateway Adds New Shipping Service

30% of Hanjin ships unloaded

CMA CGM notice to customers regarding Hanjin

CMA CGM increases Asia-Red Sea rate by US$500/TEU from September 8

Jordan, Egypt agree to activate customs e-linking project

CMA CGM launch Europe-West Africa service

World Maritime Day theme for 2017: “Connecting Ships, Ports and People”

The Ship-Port Interface: Improving Safety, Security & Efficiency In The Age Of Scale

Egypt port authorities and Ministry of Transport meet to discuss upcoming projects

Transport minister met with panama ambassador to discuss maritime transport and logistic

CMA CGM Sets Up Bengal Bay Express Service

22% Increase in Containers Handled in Damietta Port during the First Half of 2016

Koper key for Egyptian produce

17% increase in cargo traffic during June 2016 in Damietta port

Hapag-Lloyd and UASC sign merger agreement

Damietta Port Authority sign new Licensing for oil storage

First Woman to Receive IMO Bravery Award

Operations begin at world’s largest port-based solar system

IMO’s SOLAS Amendment Enters into Force

An expanded Panama Canal opens for giant ships

IMO: Egypt is on the White List


11 % Uptick in Cargo Traffic in Damietta Port

1St ship to pass through expanded Panama Canal sails from Greece

Hapag-Lloyd announces enhanced Intra Mediterranean Service

Eight New Gantries In Damietta Port

New technological project connects consumers to retail outlets: Khaled Hanafy

Seago evolves reefer services to help strengthen UK produce sourcing

BIMCO: Container Shipping Fleet Nears 20 Mn TEU Mark

2nd Egypt Ports and Waterways Summit 2016 Set for September

APM Terminals Readies for Container Weighing

Alphaliner: Third Alliance in the Making?

Transport Minister inspects Damietta port

Unloading records of Damietta port

Egypt: US company discusses implementation of development projects

The 10th International Harbour Master Association Congress :30 May – 2 June 2016 Vancouver, Canada

Transport Min. reviews establishing maritime transport line between Egypt, Russia

First Methanol-Fueled Ships to Join the Market in April

Transport minister reviews Damietta port development plans

New Coperation Prospects Between Damietta Port and Koper Port

New Berth in Damietta,630 m long

Egypt mulling shipping line for exports to Russia: minister


High risk, high reward?

CMA CGM upgrades Ethiopian services with new intermodal solutions and direct maritime calls in Djibouti

Significant increase in ships and cargo traffic of Damietta port during February 2016

Kalmar will deliver four E-One2 rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to Damietta Container & Cargo Handling Company

International maritime transport and Logistic conference “Towards smart ports”

International Maritime Transport &Logistics Conference 2016 “TOWARD SMART PORTS”

World Maritime Day 2016

For the first time, CMA Callisto ship in Damietta port

34% increase in containers handled in Damietta port during January 2016

SubSea’s Premier Call on Port of Damietta

Unprecedented rates of ship traffic in Damietta

The 4th MED Ports 2016 Exhibition and Conference in Tanger

Hapag-Lloyd: Better Service between Med, Black Sea

Port of Damietta Teamwork To Winchell Sunken Boat

Saleh Meets Damietta’s Chamber of Commerce Delegate

Egypt to launch agricultural commodities bourse by year-end

Giant Containership Accommodated Despite Bad Weather

Prime Minister Launches Damietta-Cairo River Transport Line