Egypt's GAFI garners UNCTAD's award of excellence in promoting sustainable investment in agribusiness

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 01:46 GMT

GAFI's winning project is the Canal Sugar Company.

Egypt targets cultivation of 600K feddans of beetroot in FY2022/23 to achieve self-sufficiency of sugar

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 01:20 GMT

The production size already increased in FY2021/2022.

Egypt starts official operation of world's largest sugar production plant with $400M investments

Wed, 11 May 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The first and second lines of the factory have been started with a production capacity of 18,000 tons of sugar per day, in preparation for reaching the maximum production capacities of about one million tons per year during the next year 2023.

Egypt's agriculture min. discusses arrangements for opening of new sugar factory

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 01:58 GMT

The 200-feddan factory is set to use 900,000 tons of beet every year to produce 36,000 tons of sugar daily.

President Sisi instructs substituting existing cattle in Egypt with highly productive ones

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 03:49 GMT

On his side, Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Al Sayed al-Qusair added that the ministry works on improving the heredity of cattle in Egypt.

5 Ways to Put an End to Sugar Cravings

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 03:46 GMT

While a little bit of sugar is ok, you need to be careful if your sugar intake is too high. Here is how you can put an end to excessive sugar cravings.

Dates powder, a healthy natural sweetener

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 01:37 GMT

If you are looking for a healthy way to satisfy your sweet tooth, we recommend you use date powder, a 100-percent healthy sugar.

How did Egypt achieve self-sufficiency in basic commodities in the past 5 years?

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 03:09 GMT

The state seeks to fill this food gap by importing from abroad, and the competent authorities.

Minister reveals rate of Egypt's self-sufficiency of wheat, sugar

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 10:59 GMT

Egypt is expected to achieve self-sufficiency of sugar by 100 percent in 2022.

Egypt bans sugar imports for another 3 months - Gazette

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 03:28 GMT

The decree stipulates not allowing the import of white and raw sugar for three months unless there is a prior approval from the ministers of trade and industry and supply and internal trade.

Egypt achieves self-sufficiency of sugar within 3 years: Delta Sugar

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 11:20 GMT

Abu Al-Yazid added during a TV interview that Egypt's current sugar production amounts to 2.7 million tons.

Egypt expects to produce 1M of white sugar during 2021 season

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 03:50 GMT

The cultivated areas for the current season of cane amounted to about 332,000 feddans of cane, and the Sugar and Integrated Industries Company is expected to produce about one million tons of white sugar.

Egypt suspends white sugar imports for another 3 months

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Minister of Industry and Trade Nevine Gamea issued Tuesday a decree suspending white sugar imports for another three months.

Cabinet denies disposing of waste of sugar factory in the Nile

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 12:01 GMT

The ministry noted it sends a specialized team periodically to inspect the Nile to ensure that there is no waste disposed of by the industrial complexes, especially the sugar factories.

Strategic sugar reserve enough for 8 months: Supply min.

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 01:52 GMT

He added that the average sugar consumption ranges between 230,000 to 240,000 tons per month.

UAE company to pump $100M in beet sugar project in western Minya

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 - 02:51 GMT

According to the feasibility studies, the shares of the non-Egyptian partners in the company will reach $210 million.

Delta Sugar Company produces 20,000 tons of sugar cubes annually

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 12:59 GMT

he Delta Sugar Company announced that the company produces around 20,000 tons of sugar cubes annually.

Delta Sugar: 114,351 feddans of sugar beet cultivated in 2018

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 12:37 GMT

Around 114,76 feddans of sugar beet have so far been planted in the plots allotted as per the contract farming system, the company's board chairman Ahmed Abou el Yazeed said in a statement carried by the Ministry of Supply.

Egypt’s need of sugar increases annually by 50K tons

Sun, 07 Oct 2018 - 12:12 GMT

The head of Sugar Division called for deepening the local industry by increasing the cultivation areas of sugar beet to provide locally produced sugar.

Egypt strategic sugar reserves at 6 months: supply ministry

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 - 01:18 GMT

The country expects to produce about 2.3 million tonnes of sugar this year and consumes about 3 million tonnes, filling the gap with imports.