Egypt Independent

Transport Ministry completes plan to establish 7 logistics areas, dry ports



The Transport Ministry has completed the comprehensive plan to establish seven dry ports and logistic areas to serve residential, industrial, and commercial centers and maintain the road network by transporting goods to and from these ports by road, Kamel al-Wazir, Minister of Transport, said.

Wazir added that the location of these ports and areas in both Lower and Upper Egypt have been selected according to scientific bases, he said.

He explained that the General Authority for Land and Dry Ports held intensive meetings at the Ministry of Finance with the consortiums that applied for the implementation of a dry port in the 6th of October City to answer their inquiries in a tender scheduled for August 21 for the project.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm