Building Materials

Egypt's exports of building materials up by 36% in 4 months

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 03:30 GMT

The UAE came at the top of importers with its imports standing at $456 million in the first four months of 2022.

ECBM: Egypt's exports of building materials hit $1.19B in 2 months

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 02:16 GMT

Italy came in the third place with a value of $113 million, followed by Saudi Arabia with $98 million and Spain with $71 million, the report said.

Egypt's exports of building materials to Brazil rise by $91M in 2021

Wed, 02 Mar 2022 - 03:26 GMT

Brazil came in the 13th place on the list of importers of these materials from Egypt in 2021.

Egyptian Businessmen Association prepares list of companies eying participation in Libya's reconstruction

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 11:54 GMT

A delegation from the association is visiting Libya soon.

Egyptian exports of building materials decrease this year

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - 03:21 GMT

The report indicated that the total exports of metallurgical industries in that period went down by 8.9 percent reaching three billion dollars compared to 3.3 billion in the same period last year.

Building materials exports record $471M in May

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 - 09:08 GMT

The council’s report revealed that exports during the first five months of the year reached $2.46 billion.

Building materials exports record $2.05B in 1st 4 months of 2018

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 06:43 GMT

The council said in its monthly report that metal exports jumped 11 percent from January to April, recording $1.6 billion, compared to $1.5 billion in 2017.

70% of steel, cement factories’ production goes to mega projects

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 05:42 GMT

The projects have helped many factories to continue operating.

Building materials exports climb 7% in Q1-2018

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 - 09:30 GMT

Iron exports rose 4 percent to reach $250 million in the first three months of the current year, compared to $239 million in Q1 of 2017.

Iron prices decrease to LE 300/ton due to decline of pallet

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 04:34 GMT

Building Materials Division at the Cairo Chamber of Commerce revealed that iron prices will fall during the month of Ramadan.

Egyptian exports of construction materials hit $5B in 2017

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 10:05 GMT

Egypt’s cement exports increased 49 percent during 2017 to record $94 million, compared to $63 million in 2016, according to a report from the General Organization for Exports and Imports Control.

Building materials sector to double exports in next 3 years

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 12:04 GMT

The Building Materials Chamber of the Egyptian Federation of Industries (FEI) aims to double the sector’s exports in the coming three years

2020 strategy for building materials sector to launch August

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 07:57 GMT

The strategy aims to double exports over five years.

Recent reforms to push building materials prices 10%: FEI

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 01:09 GMT

The prices of building materials will rise from five to 10 percent as a result of the recent economic reforms.

Egypt's exports of building materials hike 44% end of April

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 05:00 GMT

Egypt's exports of building materials surged 44 percent, reaching $1.8 billion year-on-year in the first four months of 2017.