Egyptian Imports

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

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, COMESA countries increased by 24%

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 03:07 GMT

According to CAPMAS, the total value of exports to COMESA countries reached $3,544 million during 2022,

100k expats registered for tax-free car import initiative: Finance Minister

Tue, 07 Nov 2023 - 12:10 GMT

The government recently declared the relaunch of the zero-customs car import initiative for the second time, with the possibility of an additional 3-month extension

Trade deficit narrows by 26.4% YoY during first 9M of 2023, media reports

Tue, 31 Oct 2023 - 12:22 GMT

The source attributed the deficit’s decline to the country’s woes with foreign currency, leading to exports dropping by 3 percent to record $26.2 billion

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Jordan records $980M in 2022: CAPMAS

Mon, 23 Oct 2023 - 11:47 GMT

CAPMAS reported that Egypt's exports to Jordan reached $726.50 million in 2022, marking a 2.20 percent increase from $711.10 million in 2021.

Al Dahra to potentially acquire 500K feddans in Egypt

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 03:04 GMT

One of the sources indicated that the deal could encompass the acquisition of 500,000 feddans potentially executed in phases through either a purchase or a long-term lease agreement.

Egypt extends expat car import initiative for additional 3 months

Tue, 17 Oct 2023 - 02:14 GMT

Under the program, expats can import cars without paying any taxes, with one condition: they must deposit an equivalent amount in a five-year foreign currency certificate of deposit.

Egypt exploring ways to use local currencies in trade with Turkey

Mon, 09 Oct 2023 - 02:44 GMT

Both initially agreed to partially trade in local currencies, which would account for approximately 25 percent to 30 percent of the total bilateral trade volume between Egypt and Turkey, according to El-Wathiq Billah

Egypt to import wheat from UAE’s Al Dahra in a $500M agreement

Tue, 15 Aug 2023 - 10:57 GMT

Through the 5-year agreement, Egypt will import milling wheat worth $100 million per year.

Egypt exported 3.4 billion worth of goods to COMESA countries in 2022, CAPMAS

Thu, 08 Jun 2023 - 11:57 GMT

Trade overall between Egypt and COMESA jumped to $5.3 billion in 2022, up by 20.4 percent compared to 2021’s recorded $4.4 billion

Egypt rejected Indian wheat shipment for health concerns, collected 3.7 mln tons from farmers: Min.

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 01:31 GMT

So far, Egypt has collected around 3,740,000 tons of local wheat from farmers during the ongoing wheat season.