Egypt plans to establish a pipeline to transport petroleum products from Ain Sokhna to El Tebbin and then to Mostorod and Upper Egypt, said Abdel Moneim Hafez, head of the Petroleum Pipeline Company (PPC), Egypt Oil & Gas reports.

The country will continue building the pipeline linking El Tebbin, south of Helwan, and Beni Suef, which is planned to be completed early 2019, Hafez added.

Hafez’s words came during the visit of Minister of Petroleum Tarek El Molla, to El Tebbin.

El Tebbin has several main pipelines linking it to Beni Suef, Minya, Assuit, Mostorod, South Helwan and Badr City.