The move comes after Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation El Sayed el Quseir and Deputy Minister of Agriculture for Livestock, Fisheries and Pourtly Mostafa el Sayyad have received a report from the Livestock and Pourtly Development Sector, and the General Authority for Veterinary Services on approving the export of 126,000 pourtly chicken hatching eggs from an isolated pourtly establishment to the UAE for the first time ever, after applying all necessary quarantine procedures.

Meanwhile, Head of the Livestock and Pourtly Development Sector Tarek Suleiman said Egypt's production of pourtly chicken stands at about 1.4 billion annually, adding that what exceeds the country’s needs of any pourtly products will be exported