No. 6



Sumed Throughput Up 8% In First Nine Months Of 1996

Sumed throughput increased by about 8% during the first three quarters of 1996, as compared with the same period of 1995. Offloadings at the 'Ain Sukhna terminal in the Gulf of Suez increased by 7.9% from 79.7mn tons (2,125,000 b/d) of crude oil in January-September 1995 to 86mn tons (2,293,000 b/d) in January-September 1996. Loadings at the Sidi Kerir terminal on the Mediterranean increased by 8.2% from...