Egypt’s East Port Said Receives World’s First Green Fuel Ship

September 3, 2023


The Suez Canal Economic Zone has announced the arrival of the first green fuel container ship in the world.

The ship was received by East Port Said in the first voyage of the ship, belonging to the shipping line Maersk, to an Egyptian port overlooking the eastern Mediterranean. The ship is coming from Asia, passing by Africa, through Egypt, and then on to Europe.

The container ship arrived at the port of East Port Said, which is ranked among the ten most important ports in the world, according to a World Bank report.

This reflects the confidence of the shipping lines in the Authority’s ports in particular due to the remarkable development witnessed in Egyptian ports.