Natural harbour protected on all three sides by hills. The port has vast hinterland on the inland frontier up to the northeast coast of Saudi Arabia, and extends up to the Mediterranean Sea on the maritime front. It is the last Saudi Arabian port developed to serve the NW provinces of the Kingdom, and is the nearest Saudi Arabian port to the Suez Canal and other Egyptian ports. Handles Ro-Ro, general cargo and livestock.
25 km. NW of Duba city and 500 km. north of Yanbu.
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