Egyptian Imports

Egypt to establish $160M sodium cyanide factory with Austria, Czechia

Wed, 24 Apr 2024 - 10:56 GMT

The project entails the construction of a sodium cyanide factory in Egypt, primarily focusing on meeting local demand and exporting 80% of the production to markets in the Nile Basin, the Middle East, and Africa

Egypt to import LNG to tackle power outages

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 - 09:38 GMT

The move comes as Egypt works towards increasing gas availability within the country during the second half of this year, aiming to meet the rising electricity demands

Egypt aims for 15-20% annual export growth with $145B target by 2030: PM

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 07:16 GMT

Egypt's current annual exports amount to $53 billion and the PM expressed his desire to increase this figure by 17-18 percent by 2030, to reach almost $145 billion

Turkish exports to Egypt reaches $872M in Q1 of 2024

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 01:24 GMT

According to the Turkish Exporters' Assembly, Turkish exports to the Egyptian market reached $872 million in the first quarter of this year,

Egypt’s annual polyester imports amounts to $800M: PM

Thu, 07 Mar 2024 - 11:30 GMT

Madbouly inspected the artificial silk and polyester factory in Kafr El Dawar and is currently heading to the Alexandria port to supervise the release of goods from the port.

Egyptian readymade clothing's exports record $259M during 2024

Mon, 04 Mar 2024 - 04:55 GMT

Notably, the United States emerged as the largest market for Egyptian clothing imports, with a value of $106 million in January 2024, compared to $90 million in January 2023, a growth rate of 18 percent

Value of Egypt's exports to Brazil hits $444M in 2023: CAPMAS

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 - 04:26 GMT

This represents a 1.3 percent rise compared to the previous year when exports amounted to $438 million

Volume of trade exchange bet. Egypt, Libya reaches $1.7B in 2023

Mon, 05 Feb 2024 - 03:12 GMT

During the first 11 months of 2023, the value of Egyptian exports to Libya increased to record $1.6 billion, compared to $1.1 billion during the same period in 2022, an increase of 48 percent

Egypt’s trade deficit value widens by 5% in November 2023: CAPMAS

Mon, 05 Feb 2024 - 02:04 GMT

CAPMAS also showed that Egypt’s exports decreased by 20.6 percent reaching $3.21 billion during November 2023 compared to $4.04 billion during the same month of the previous year

Egypt, Russia trade exchange increases by 14% during 2023

Sun, 28 Jan 2024 - 12:48 GMT

During the first 11 months of 2023, Egypt's exports to Russia valued at $469 million, showing a decrease of 13.7 percent, compared to $543 million in 2022

Egypt's exports to Somalia surge by 27.7% in 2023: CAPMAS

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 05:27 GMT

During the first 11 months of 2023, the volume of trade exchange between Egypt and Somalia Surged by 26.5 percent, to record $56.3 million, compared to $44.5 million during the same period in 2022

Egypt’s car imports initiative rises with tripled registrations in second phase

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 02:17 GMT

He emphasized the government's commitment to streamlining the process and facilitating participation. In line with this objective, Maait instructed all customs authorities to extend maximum support and expand the initiative's accessibility

Egypt plants 3M wheat feddans since November 2023: Agriculture Minister

Mon, 08 Jan 2024 - 02:44 GMT

During the meeting, El-Quseir also discussed the status of a variety of agricultural crops, stressing that they are available in the markets in appropriate quantities and prices

Egypt's trade balance deficit drops 16.6% in October 2023: CAPMAS

Mon, 08 Jan 2024 - 11:12 GMT

CAPMAS further indicated that Egypt's exports declined by 19.2 percent in October 2023, amounting to $3.23 billion, down from $4 billion in October 2022.

Index of manufacturing, extractive industries slips 3.98% in October: CAPMAS

Wed, 27 Dec 2023 - 11:57 GMT

The manufacturing and extractive industries index, excluding crude oil and petroleum products reached 96.70 during October 2023 compared to 100.71 during September 2023

Egypt’s food industry exports record $4.3B in 2023

Thu, 14 Dec 2023 - 11:58 GMT

Arab countries came first as importers of Egyptian food products, amounting to 55 percent of the total market amounting to $2.344 billion in trade volume, reflecting a 21 percent increase compared to 2022’s previous data.

Egypt, Brazil trade exchange hits $2.4B during 2023

Wed, 13 Dec 2023 - 04:37 GMT

Notably, Brazilian exports to Cairo accounted for around $1.89 billion, whereas Egypt's exports to Brazil amounted to roughly $440 million

Volume of Egyptian exports rise by 19.4% in 2022: CAPMAS

Sun, 10 Dec 2023 - 05:18 GMT

The distribution of exports is as follows: non-oil exports accounted for $35.5 billion in 2022, experiencing a 9.0 percent increase from $32.6 billion in 2021

Egypt, Hungary trade volume reaches $230M in first 8M of 2023

Tue, 28 Nov 2023 - 11:18 GMT

Egypt’s exports to Hungary reached $62.4 million during the first 8 months of 2023, compared to $51.8 million during the same period in 2022

Egypt’s gold, jewelry exports decrease 4% in first 9M of 2023

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 03:15 GMT

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) ranked first as the largest importer of gold, precious stones and jewelry from Egypt with imports worth $534M