Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Bahrain reaches $917.2M

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 02:03 GMT

Egypt’s exports to Bahrain amounted to $450.7 million in 2021, compared to $139.3 million in 2020, marking an increase of 223.5 percent.

Egypt's production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 4.83% in December

Mon, 28 Feb 2022 - 04:43 GMT

CAPMAS has updated the index methodology using the base year 2012/2013 and at the level of the industrial activity indices according to the Industrial Activity Index (ISIC Rev.4) and using the monthly index (for producer prices based on 2012/2013).

Egypt's unemployment rate hits 7.4% in Q4 of 2021: CAPMAS

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 03:36 GMT

CAPMAS clarified in a statement, Tuesday, that the estimate of the size of the labor force recorded 29.653 million individuals, compared to 29.380 million individuals during the previous quarter, marking an increase of 0.9 percent.

Egypt's production index for transformative, extractive industries dips 0.46% in November

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 - 12:39 GMT

The pharmaceutical, chemical and pharmaceutical industries’ index reached 129.32 during November 2021, compared to 114.45 in October 2021, with an increase of 12.99 percent, due to the increase in the demand for medicines in light of the coronavirus crisis.

Egypt's annual urban inflation dips to 6.3% during October

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 05:28 GMT

Egypt’s annual consumer price inflation recorded 7.3 percent in October 2021, compared to 4.6 percent in October 2020.

Egypt's trade deficit lessens 17.7% to $2.9B in August

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 03:40 GMT

Exports hiked 50.5 percent to reach $3.26 billion in August 2021, compared to $2.17 billion during the same month of 2020.

Egypt exports to UK record $591mn in 1st half of 2021-- CAPMAS

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 01:43 GMT

It put the value of trade exchange between the two countries at $1.2 billion compared with $1.1 billion last year.

Egypt's production index for transformative, extractive industries falls 12.19% in July

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 04:54 GMT

CAPMAS noted that the beverage industry’s index reached 379.92 during July 2021, compared to June 2021, where it reached 368.63, an increase of 3.06 percent, due to the increased demand for beverages in the summer season.

Egypt's production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 14.49% in June

Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 02:42 GMT

CAPMAS attributed, Monday, the increase in the manufacturing and extractive industries production index in June 2021 to an increase in the beverage industry index to 368.63 during June compared to 325.56 in May, marking an increase of 13.23 percent, due to the increase in demand on drinks in the summer season.

Egypt's annual inflation records 6.1% during July, rises 1% monthly

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 02:15 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 114.4 points in July 2021, marking an increase of 1 percent compared to July 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Egypt's annual inflation records 5.3% during June, rises 0.3% monthly

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 02:19 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 113.2 points in June 2021, marking an increase of 0.3 percent compared to May 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 8.7% in Q1 of 2020

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 10:49 GMT

The value of production for the food products industry amounted to LE 39.2 billion for the first quarter of 2020, compared to LE 38.2 billion for the first quarter of 2019, with an increase of 2.4 percent, while it amounted to LE 30.0 billion for the fourth quarter 2019, with an increase of 30.6 percent, due to the high demand, according to a statement issued today, Tuesday.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries fall 9.18% in April

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 01:18 GMT

The index for the electric products industry reached 105.04 during April 2021, compared to March 2021, where it reached 102.43, with an increase of 2.55 percent, in order to meet the needs of the market.

Egypt's annual inflation records 4.9% during May, rises 0.6% monthly

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 10:57 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 112.9 points in May 2021, marking an increase of 0.6 percent compared to April 2021, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) said.

Production index for transformative, extractive industries hikes 12.25% in March

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 11:22 GMT

Egypt’s industrial production index for transformative and extractive industries, excluding crude oil and petroleum products, hiked 12.25 percent, recording LE 116.84 (primary) during March 2021, compared to LE 104.09 (final) during February 2021.

CAPMAS: Production index for transformative, extractive industries rises 2.25% in February

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:44 GMT

The State's body said the industrial activities that reported an index increase included pharmaceutical and chemical products that reached 114.36 in February 2021 compared to 99.66 in January, recording a 14.74% hike.

Egypt's trade deficit declines 17.9% to $3.15B in January

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 01:01 GMT

In its monthly bulletin on foreign trade data, CAPMAS said exports declined 8.4 percent to reach $2.5 billion in January 2021, compared to $2.72 billion during the same month of 2020.

CAPMAS study reveals change in consumption patterns in wake of Covid pandemic

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 01:17 GMT

CAPMAS pointed to “a big improvement” in individual consumption of meat, pourtly, fish and fruits, which increased by 30 percent, 28.2 percent, 26.7 percent, and 22.9 percent respectively.

Egypt's annual inflation steadies at 4.8% during February, rises 0.1% monthly

Wed, 10 Mar 2021 - 11:16 GMT

On a monthly basis, inflation recorded 110.3 points in February 2021, marking an increase of 0.1 percent compared to January 2021.

Egypt's trade deficit declines 14% to $3.28B in December

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 12:21 GMT

CAPMAS said exports inched down 0.1 percent to reach $2.76 billion in December 2020, compared to $2.77 billion during the same month of 2019.

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