Suez

Suez

Suez


Suez governorate has surface area around 10,000 KM and covered 500,000 people, it’s dating to the reign of 6th dynasty in the ancient Egyptian history (Pharaonic) during 25th century and the ancient Egyptian pharos used Suez to protect Egypt from the invaders in the eastern part of Egypt.

Suez City is situated in the Southeast part of the Nile Delta, it has great location at the Southern entrance of the Suez Canal. During Amr Ibn El Aas rule over Egypt, he built a canal matching Nile River and the Red Sea together in the 7th century AD to flourish the trade movement in Egypt.

When Muhammad Ail put his grap over Egypt and his successor reign Suez started to be modern city with the digging of the Suez Canal under the reign of Muhammad Said the son of Muhammad Ali and completed during Khedive Ismail, it is extend from port Tawifq to port said, Suez City totally changed with the beginning of the digging for Suez Canal as the population increased with very high rates in a short period of time because so many workers emigrating from different Egyptian cities to come and work in the Suez Canal.
During the battles in the late 1960 and early 1970 Suez city was destroyed and the marine navigation in Suez Canal has been stopped for a temporary part of time. But the reconstruction of Suez began soon after peace treaty and became one of the most cities in Egypt, now Suez has the vital Ports that have served the large part of Egypt trade and commercial movement.