Shipping to and from Egypt

Your complete guide to shipping to and from Egypt. Find the right route, get Maersk office locations, discover local solutions, payment options and more.

COVID-19 Operational status

Due to COVID-19, key elements of your supply chain like warehousing, terminal or customs operations might suffer disruption. In order to react to any change we are capturing and updating daily the latest operational status for each country.

COVID-19 Operational status (updated 24-05-2020)

Operation Market Status Maersk Operational Status
Operation
General status
Market Status
Cases increased to 18434- Curfew will be change starting 24 :29 May to be from 5 pm - 6 am.
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Counter open
Market Status
Open as normal
Maersk Operational Status
Open with 70% of the people
Operation
Ocean carrier status
Market Status
Business impacted
Maersk Operational Status
Normal fllow with minor challanges
Operation
Reefer booking acceptance
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Terminal status
Market Status
All terminals operating as usual
Maersk Operational Status
Normal operation
Operation
Customs authorities
Market Status
Open
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Warehousing
Market Status
Operating with limited capacity
Maersk Operational Status
SCM business perspective, we are expecting decline in cargo receiving because lot of factories are fully or partially closed during the curfew time, & also in export volumes because of the demand from Europe because of the epidemic.
Operation
Inland container yards
Market Status
Open
Maersk Operational Status
All depots are operating normally, as per our SLA with each depot, no noticed impact on the provided service yet, Customs unit are enabled to provide the needed gate in/out or our boxes with no problem.
Operation
Inland trucking
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
Normal 80-90%
Operation
Rail transport
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
Operation
Barge shipment
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
Normal 80-90%
Operation
Air freight
Market Status
Business as usual
Maersk Operational Status
No Impact

Local information

Port
Alexandria
Address
106 El Horria Avenu- Alex Fouad St,
Alex,
Alexandria 26514,
Egypt
Telephone
Opening hours

With offices spread across the country and services from ports in both the Mediterranean and the Red Sea, we are uniquely placed to help Egyptian businesses connect to the world.

Whether you are shipping standard, refrigerated or oversized cargo, we have the local expertise and global network needed to get your cargo to its destination – wherever in the world that happens to be. We have direct feeders to and from all major ports in Egypt, and regular connections to every other part of the world.

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