Admiral Mohab Mameesh: Transit of 47 ships today with a total load of 2.7 million tons

Admiral Mohab Mameesh: Transit of 47 ships today with a total load of 2.7 million tons

December 24, 2018

Admiral Mohab Mameesh, chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Suez Canal economic zone announced that Suez Canal today witnessed the crossing of 47 ships with a total load of 2.7 million tons of transit containers in both directions.

 


The north side witnessed the crossing of 20 ships with a total load of one million 200 thousand tons, the heaviest load belonging to a Dane container ship MUMBAI MAERSK with a load of 221 thousand tons shipped from Germany and heading towards Singapore.
27 ships crossed in the direction of the south (the New Canal) with a total load of one million 500 thousand tons, the heaviest load belonging to petroleum tanker vessel with the Hong Kong flag, MUNW ASBIRE, with a load of 158 thousand tons working on Sumed pipeline in Egypt.

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