The port of Damietta is about 8.5 km to the west of Damietta branch of River Nile in the Mediterranean sea to the west of Ras El Bar, It is at the distance of 70 km to the west of port Said Port. The construction cover an area of 25 km.
Approach area :
Water Break : The western waterbreak is 1640 m long, 140 m are in land and 1500 m in the sea. The Eastern waterbreak is 738 long, 200 in land and 538 m in the sea. The waterbreaks are protected from the external side the industrial acrid bocks and they are topped by a cement layer.
Barge channel : It consists
of two ports one is 1350 m that links the barges dock to the sea and other is 3750 m that
links to the dock to the Nile branch.
Port dimension : An imaginary line links between the two ends of the external eastern and western break waters
Areas in meter square
Port Authority of Damietta , PO Box 13 , Damietta 34511 Egypt Tel :+20 57 325940
Telex : 63204 DAMPA UN Fax : +20 57 325930