El-Mahalla El-Kubra

El-Mahalla El-Kubra ([المحلة الكبرى Al Maḥalla al Kubrā] error: {{lang-xx}}: text haes italic markup (help)) is a lairge industrial an agricultural ceety in Egyp, locatit in the middle o the Nile Delta on the wastren bank o the Damietta branch. It is kent for its dominant textile industry. It is the lairgest ceety o the Gharbia Govrenorate, wi a population o approximately 442,000 inhabitants (2001 statistics).

El-Mahalla el-Kubra is hame tae the lairgest public sector Egyptian textile company, the Misr Spinning and Weaving Company (Arabic: شركة مصر للغزل والنسيج‎), employing 27,000.

The ceety is an aa famous for its twa fitbaa teams: Ghazl Al-Mehalla an Baladeyet Al-Mahalla. Coordinates: 30°58′01″N 31°10′01″E / 30.967°N 31.167°E / 30.967; 31.167