Suez Canal

2023 December 4

11:48 SCZONE signed a $1.1 bn MoU for green bunkering in East Port Said

2023 November 29

12:11 SCZONE celebrates the groundbreaking ceremony of the DP World-Sokhna $80m Logistic Park

2023 November 8

17:41 Suez Canal signs $15.6 billion deal to produce green hydrogen

2023 November 2

10:40 ITOCHU Corporation and Orascom Construction sign a Memorandum of Understanding for the joint development of ammonia bunkering in the Suez Canal

2023 October 18

11:00 Egypt, China sign agreements to produce green fuel at Suez Canal Economic Zone

2023 October 17

17:48 Suez Canal Authority to increase transit fees by 5-15 percent starting mid-Jan 2024

2023 August 31

12:24 Suez Canal Economic Zone celebrates concession for Container Terminal 2 in East Port Said

2023 August 23

10:37 Suez Canal ship traffic reported normal after tanker collision

2023 July 11

17:36 The Suez Canal Authority grants rebates of up to 75% for product tankers

2023 June 26

16:25 Suez bunker prices fall following arrival of international bunker firms

2023 June 21

14:41 SCZONE’s chairman witnesses $120 million signing of a new expansion contract for Flex company in Sokhna

2023 May 29

11:43 Chinese companies to invest $ 687 million in the Sokhna Industrial Zone

2023 May 25

14:45 Bulker stuck in Suez Canal after engine trouble

2023 March 30

15:04 SCZONE signs a framework business agreement with Suez Canal Container Terminal Company

2023 March 24

14:13 China's Xinxing to invest $2 bln in Suez Canal Economic Zone

2023 March 16

10:24 Hutchison Ports announces investment of US$700 million in Egyptian port projects in Sokhna and B100
10:24 Cosco Shipping Ports announces its investment in 25% of the equity of Sokhna New Container Terminal

2023 March 13

17:12 Suez Canal posts daily record of transiting vessels

2023 March 3

15:23 International Chamber of Shipping and Suez Canal Authority commit to continue open communication

2023 March 2

12:42 SCZONE and HEPA sign a cooperation protocol to exchange experiences and develop ports information systems

2023 February 27

14:13 EBRD launches second phase to digitalise Suez Canal Economic Zone

2023 February 16

11:13 Egypt's Suez Canal to increase surcharges on crude tankers from April

2023 February 13

16:49 Maersk sues Evergreen for $43 mln over Suez Canal blockage

2023 February 8

07:20 SCZONE and EBRD to sign the 2nd phase to digitize investors services by the end of the month

2023 February 7

11:04 World’s largest containership squeezes through Suez Canal
10:39 Suez Canal Authority denies the published information on the contracting of a company to provide its services

2023 February 2

11:20 India's Adani to invest in Israel after Haifa port takeover - Reuters

2023 January 16

15:24 Suez Canal Authority collaborates with ABS to develop a roadmap for the green canal program by 2030
12:43 SCZONE will end Al- Arish port development plan during the first quarter of 2024

2023 January 14

19:03 Egypt cited for efforts to improve navigation in Suez Canal - Arab News

2022 December 21

15:48 Suez Canal revenues to hit $8bn by the end of the fiscal year 2022/2023 - MEMO

2022 December 8

13:28 SCZONE signs 7 MoUs for green fuel production

2022 December 6

18:36 SCZONE receives an economic delegation from the European Union

2022 November 16

13:06 Egypt's SCZONE signs $500 mln contract to establish an extension for the current container handling terminal in Port Said East Port

2022 November 14

17:31 Egyptian President calls for increasing efforts to turn SCZone into attractive region for clean energy production

2022 October 3

16:05 Suez Canal Economic Zone signs contract with Agility to develop and operate a customs and logistics center

2022 September 19

11:37 Suez Canal to increase toll rates

2022 August 16

14:30 Suez Canal Authority and Maersk sign bilateral cooperation agreement

2022 August 15

10:24 Waleid Gamal Eldien appointed as Chairman for Suez Canal Economic Zone

2022 July 21

12:13 SCZONE provides promising opportunities for German companies

2022 June 30

17:02 The Suez Canal Economic Zone hosts a round table discussion in coordination with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

2022 May 14

12:07 The Japanese ambassador discusses cooperation with SCZONE

2022 May 13

12:46 International Chamber of Shipping and Suez Canal Authority sign agreement to enhance cooperation

2022 May 2

14:18 Suez Canal Authority reports a record monthly revenue of $629m in transit fees in April
10:41 Suez Canal Authority on amendment of the rules of the transit tolls for cruise yachts

2022 March 24

08:17 Suez Canal Authority announces anti-bribery measures

2022 February 28

15:31 Egypt's Suez canal to increase tolls by up to 10%

2022 February 9

16:56 Egypt reviews international offers to establish green hydrogen projects in SCZone

2022 January 27

14:53 Cooperation Agreement signed between ThPA S.A. and Suez Canal Economic Zone

2021 December 31

11:15 Salamanca sails the Suez Canal then heads to Spain

2021 September 30

14:50 SeaLead Shipping expands Far East service between Hamburg and China via the Suez Canal

2021 September 16

16:41 Evergreen’s Ever Ace with WinGD’s large bore X92 bore size engines crossed the Suez Canal

2021 August 25

18:07 Suez Canal Container Terminal’s upgrade projects improve productivity and customer experience

2021 August 13

07:55 Svitzer Amea extends contract with Suez Canal Authority

2021 June 18

19:30 Royal IHC hands over the second cutter suction dredger to Suez Canal Authority

2021 April 8

18:41 The first ship affected by the blockage in the Suez Canal to arrive in Barcelona is operating normally

2021 April 7

18:26 HMM Nuri fully laden on maiden voyage
18:16 Chairman of the Suez Canal clarified some key facts about an unprecedented incident in the history of the Suez Canal

2021 March 31

15:35 The Port of Gothenburg takes measures to mitigate Suez effects
11:01 EVER GIVEN successfully refloated within the Suez Canal

2021 March 30

17:28 ICS expects the results of a full investigation into the Suez Canal blockage incident to be made public once complete
15:44 Svitzer highlights multilateral collaboration that ensured refloating of Ever Given in Suez Canal
15:03 DBRS Morningstar releases commentary on the impact of the Suez Canal blockage on the global insurance industry

2021 March 19

12:50 Royal IHC hands over CSD MOHAB MAMEESH to Suez Canal Authority

2020 October 26

15:46 Royal IHC and Suez Canal Authority successfully launch CSD HUSSEIN TANTAWY

2020 May 15

14:43 Royal IHC and Suez Canal Authority successfully launch CSD MOHAB MAMEESH

2020 January 30

12:05 Suez Canal bans discharge of wash water from open-loop scrubbers

2020 January 21

14:39 18,880 ships with total tonnage of 1.2 billion tonnes passed Suez Canal in 2019

2019 December 4

15:10 The opening of Port Said tunnel under the Suez Canal provides faster access to SCCT

2019 August 19

16:35 Suez Canal Container Terminal announces plans to open reefer repair hub to all brands