Our team at the Port of Ain Sokhna – Egypt’s primary logistics gateway on the Red Sea – has been managing operations at the terminal since 2008. Since then, they’ve been transforming the port’s into one of the largest, most efficient trade gateways in the country.Read More
Through an investment of $520 million (USD) the terminal has expanded to include a second basin and 350 000m2 container yard – resulting in an annual capacity of 1.75 million TEUs (Twenty Foot Equivalent Units).
The port’s position just below the southern entrance to the Suez Canal, on the Red Sea, makes it strategically located to handle cargo transiting through one of the world's busiest commercial waterways. It is located at the heart of the vitally important East-West trade route.
DP World in Sokhna is a part of DP World’s global network that spans 69 countries, made up of logistics terminals, marine services, ports and economic zones.
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Senior Management Team
Mohammed Al Blooshi
COO – Head of P&T Business Unit
Mohammed Al Blooshi is the COO – Head of P&T Business Unit at DP World in Sokhna, taking on the role in 2021. He is responsible for ensuring that Ain Sokhna remains a leading port in Egypt, serving as a gateway to the Middle East and Africa. His objective is to elevate the port’s operating capabilities and ensure the free flow of trade in the region.
Mohammed has more than 14 years of experience in terminal management, having held several roles focused on port and vessel management, operations and planning. His career with DP World started in 2009 at the Jebel Ali Port, where he played an important role within the Terminal 3 Implementation team, considered the first auto pre-implementation project. Since joining DP World, Mohammed has successfully completed several DP World Institute courses, as well as the Evolve Program.
Mohammed was born and raised in the United Arab Emirates where he obtained his degree in International Business.