Dekheila (EGDEK)

Port Code EGDEK / EGEDK City Alexandria
Port Name Dekheila Country/Region Egypt
Category Port Route THE RED SEA
Nearby Main Port Inland Transport
Official Website Port Type Feeder Port

Introduction of Dekheila (EGDEK)



      It's Alexandria's new port. Dekhela is the same as dekheila, but it's spelled El dekheila.If it arrives at Xingang, the general shipping company's bill of lading will be directly displayed as dekheila Alexandria (eg). Some ships will display Alexandria (eg), but they are also arriving at Dekheila.To Alexandria's old port's words, shipping company direct display Alexandra (eg) on bill of lading.We need to talk to the forwarder before shipment and ask him to negotiate with the shipping company to see how the shipping company requires it to be displayed or according to your display.Generally, most shipping companies now go to the new port, but there are still some ships going to the old port.

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Summary of EGDEK

Dekheila port (port code: EGDEK / EGEDK) is a medium-sized port in Alexandria, Egypt. It is situated 3.7 nautical miles west of Alexandria.
The port takes the place of the former Dekheila airport westward Alexandria port with 7 kilometers from sea and 10 kilometers from land. It serves steelworks situated nearby. In addition, there are berths for bulk, petroleum, coal, general cargo, container, and Ro-Ro traffic.
The port handles more than 22.1 million tons of cargo and 500,000TEU with 1,170 vessels annually. The types of vessels regularly calling at this port are cargo vessels, accounting for about 83%; and tankers, taking up around 12%. The maximum length of the vessels recorded to having entered this port is 369 meters. The maximum draught is 15.2 meters. The maximum deadweight is 152,344t.