Arab Petroleum Pipelines operates the Ain Sokhna I liquids storage terminal, which is located in Suez in Egypt. This liquids storage terminal became operational in 1977 and is owned by Egyptian General Petroleum, Mubadala Investment, Saudi Arabian Oil, QatarEnergy, and others.

The terminal, which is accessible by pipeline and sea, primarily stores crude oil.

Key specifications of the storage terminal
Storage Capacity (bbl): 1,84,00,000
Tank Size Min (bbl): 6,47,849
Tank Size Max (bbl): 11,00,715
Number of Tanks: 24

About Arab Petroleum Pipelines

Arab Petroleum Pipelines Company (SUMED), a subsidiary of Saudi Arabian Oil Company, is oil and gas service provider that offers crude oil storage and transportation services. The company’s services include cargo tailoring, backloading, stock transfer, cargo topping, pre-lifting, Suez Canal lightering, commercial storage, disposal of sea garbage, and LBC services. It owns and operates various storage terminals such as Ain Sukhna Terminal, Dahshour Station and Sidi Kerir Terminal. SUMED also operates construction of truck loading facility for storage, loading, unloading and transportation of gasoil for EGPC to use for receiving and storing GASOIL in Ain Sukhna terminal. The company has operations throughout Egypt. SUMED is headquartered in Loran, Egypt


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