830 km from the Egyptian capital Cairo, and in the heart of the Western Desert of Egypt, stands the oasis of Siwa, rich in natural resources. The oasis is located about 300 km southwest of Marsa Matruh, Meters, and follow Matrouh province administratively, and inhabited by about 30 thousand people.
Groundwater springs are scattered in oasis, date and olive groves, and long stretches along the seashore,
White gold Salt lakes or navigators surround the oasis on an area of 55,000 feddans, lakes that produce a rare quality of salt, called white gold oasis.
The production of these lakes is estimated at 60 million tons of salt, yielding up to 50 billion pounds
The Siwa salt has the highest concentration in the world, and is frequented by industrial and European countries not only for its high melting capacity of roads and airports,
because it contains 1,400 elements in many industries .
including soap, artificial silk, oil refining, textile, chlorine, caustic soda, Toothpaste, detergents, refrigeration, rocket fuel, gunpowder, thermal bricks, sewage treatment, etc.