Egypt to introduce 1st freight train dedicated to transportation of food staples, grains

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 12:31 GMT

Nagdy pointed out that 80 percent of the components are locally made.

France prioritizes exporting wheat to Egypt in current harvest season: ambassador

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 01:06 GMT

French Ambassador to Cairo Marc Barety told press Monday that his country is a producer of wheat and that it prioritizes exporting the crop to Egypt in the current harvest season.

G7 ambassadors affirm support to Egypt in face of grain crisis incurred by Russia-Ukraine War

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 08:09 GMT

The G7 ambassadors to Cairo issued Tuesday a joint statement affirming their countries' support to Egypt to overcome the grain crisis incurred by the Russia-Ukraine War.

Egypt considers planting genetically-modified seeds due to high prices of grain: Lawmaker

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 02:18 GMT

Egypt prohibits importing and planting GMO seeds, but allows imports of GM-produced soybeans and maize that have been approved from the country of origin, especially from the United States.

Egypt's grain imports from Russia carefully checked: Min.

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 - 11:08 GMT

Minister of Agriculture Ezz el Din Abu Steit stressed that all grain imports coming from Russia are subjected to quarantine checks to ensure they are free from any harmful substances that may pose a danger to Egypt's agriculture, MENA reported.

GASC gets offers from 11 suppliers at wheat tender: traders

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 01:47 GMT

The lowest offer was at $197.95 a tonne free-on-board for 60,000 tonnes of Russian wheat, traders said.