Suez Canal Corridor Development Project
Presidential decree establishing Suez Canal economic zone
Wednesday، 12 August 2015 - 12:00 AM
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued on Tuesday 11/8/2015 a presidential decree establishing the Suez Canal economic zone.
Published in the official gazette under number 330/2015, the decree considered the economic zone as a sui generis according to law number 83/2002 and its modifications.
With 460.60 square kilometer span, the borders of the economic zone will be Port Said's western and eastern ports, the economic zone eastern Port Said, the economic zone western Qantara, and eastern the Technology Valley.
The area allocated for the economic zone will not include its existing properties, or the Armed Forces' lands.
12 / 8 /2015