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Secure crude oil storage & handling for all Western Desert Companies as El-Hamra Terminal is the only specialized port located on the Mediterranean Sea
and owned 100% by The Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation


Taking advantages of the strategic location of El Hamra Terminal and Contribute in the Petroleum Sector Strategy to transfer Egypt to be one of the Regional Energy Hub.

Contribute to the service development expected in the region as a result of the creation of new urban communities (the new Alamien city in the North Coast) by creating a focal point for the receipt export of petroleum products associated with the development plans of these new communities.

Enhance & improve our services for all customers including future customers, in order to achieve the highest degree of customer satisfaction


Increase the total trading capacity from 1 million barrels currently to 2.3 million barrels, thru adding three storage oil tanks.

Increase the capacity of Tanker Shipping from 0.5 million barrels / tanker to 1 million barrels / tanker by adding a new SBM with capacity 150,000 DWT

beside the installation of new Loading line with length of 9 km and 36" diameter in addition to the required upgrade and modifications to the port infrastructure facilities Including raw cargo pumps and firefighting systems.