1 February 2013

Egypt: Suez Canal Transit Fees to Increase As of May

Fees of the Suez Canal transit will increase between 2% and 5% depending on the type of the vessels as of next May, said Suez Canal Authority Chairman Mohab Mamish.

Fees will increase by 5% for vessels carrying crude oil, petroleum products, chemicals and bulk cargo; 2% for container ships and roll-on roll-off carriers and 3% for any other kinds of vessels, Mamish said in a press release.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2013 Egypt State Information Service. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.