MINIMUM TARIFF OF CHARGES
Extract from Ministerial Decree No. 31 for the year 1998


The Minister of Transport & Communication has decided:

Art. One:
Amounts assessed to utilize licenses granted for carrying marine transport activity and other relating activities in the Egyptian ports as follows:

1. Licenses for the activity of Shipping Agency:

a) Agent must collect an amount stipulated in Ministerial Decrees No. 70 & No. 72 for 1987 (attached) and settle same to Marine Transport section, Ministry of Transport & Communications.

b) L.E. 1.- to be settled to the local Port Authority for each manifested ton of general cargo whether loose or in containers. Egyptian goods for export and goods arrived for reshipment are exempted.

c) As regards transit vessels:

1. up to 1000 GRT - Free
2. 1000/10000 GRT - USD 200.-
3. More than 10000 GRT - USD 250.-

to be paid to the concerned Port Authority either Port Said or Suez according to vessel's direction whether north or south bound. Tourist and passenger ships are exempted.

Sgd. Eng. Soliman Mitually Soliman
Minister of Tranport

NOTA BENE: SEAPACE DISBURSEMENT ACCOUNTS

1a) Charged in disbursement account as follows:
Northbound Transits - included in Port Dues invoice as "Stamp Duty for development of state resources".

1b) Southbound Transits - seperate invoice as "Stamp Duty for development of state resources".

1c) Charged in disbursement account as follows:
Northbound Transits - included in Port Dues invoice as a "Port Authority Additional Charge (levy)".   
Southbound Transits - separate invoice as "Port Authority Additional Charge (levy)".