Fifth International Conference on Advances in Civil, Structural and Mechanical Engineering - CSM 2017
Author(s) : MUHAMMED HUSSAIN SHEARIYA
Yanbu Industrial City is located 350 Kilometers north west of Jeddah. It possesses tourism features due to its location on a coastal line the red sea and hijaz hills. The red sea with its crystal water and attractive coral reefs welcomes the people who visit and frequent it for marine picnics, diving and several types of water sports. In this young city – just over 40 years became a center for modern industries. It plays a major role in Kingdom’s gross national income. Yanbu port includes the facilities that enable it export more than three (3) million barrels / day while its location near the Suez channel makes it an excellent access to European markets and the developing markets in Affric and Middle East. Yanbu, moreover is located in the middle of the distance between America and the countries of the pacific ocean. The main objective of Yanbu Industrial City Economic review is to gain better and current understanding of the city wide economic performances.