How much has the Suez Canal earned in 66 years?

The head of the Suez Canal Authority, Lieutenant-General Osama Rabie, spoke about the profits received by the Suez Canal over 66 years of its operation.

He said the canal has made $134 billion in profits over 66 years, noting that the new Suez Canal has made a significant contribution to improving the canal’s global classification, highlighting the importance of the Suez Canal in global trade traffic.

The head of the Suez Canal Administration, during his speech at the opening of the Olympic Village of the Suez Canal Administration, said that the twin project in the Bitter Lakes included dredging of 74 million m3, with 40 percent completion and an increase in depth. a total of 72 feet.

He added that the project included improving the efficiency of 10 settling pools with the participation of 20 national companies, improving the efficiency of 4 settling pools, removing 6 km of sand and 10 national companies for the settling pool in the east of the canal. .

Source: Cairo 24

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