Egypt's BOP declines by 8.6% in June 2020 compared to same month of 2019

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 11:56 GMT

The June BOP became $3.3 billion instead of $3.61 billion.

President Sisi warns of illegal constructions, 100-year impact of delay in developmental projects

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 12:29 GMT

"Officials who aren’t able to impose order by dealing with construction violations have to resign," President Sisi.

Egypt's Cabinet denies importing spoiled wheat

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 - 11:43 GMT

All wheat shipments coming to Egypt are being examined by the Central Administration of Agricultural Quarantine amid very strict precautionary measures.

Supply min.: 1.25 tons of wheat supplied so far

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 01:20 GMT

The minister was briefing Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on the status of the wheat supply nationwide.

1M tons of wheat delivered since start of local supply season in Egypt

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 11:03 GMT

The local season will continue for three months as Egypt targets to procure 3.6 million tons of the grain from local farmers.

579,000 tons of local wheat harvest supplied till now: agriculture ministry

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 12:10 GMT

About 893,000 tons of wheat have been harvested so far, the ministry said.

EU wheat futures ease after small Egypt purchase, cash market firm

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 03:28 GMT

Steady crop ratings for U.S. winter wheat and forecasts of rain relief in Europe and the Black Sea region also curbed prices by easing concerns about harvest risks, traders said.

Egypt buys less wheat than anticipated at tender to boost reserves

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 03:25 GMT

The state grain buyer said on Tuesday it bought 120,000 tonnes of Russian wheat as the country looks to bolster its strategic reserves amid the coronavirus outbreak.

915K feddans cultivated as ‘Strip Lynchets’ to boost wheat production

Sat, 02 Nov 2019 - 12:20 GMT

The ministry is also introducing new wheat species that resist climate change, ripen fast, and have high productivity.

57,000 tons of Russian wheat unloaded at Port Said ports

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 11:15 GMT

The Port Said Ports Authority said that 57,750 tons of Russian wheat were unloaded at the ports on Tuesday and 33 ships arrived to and left them.

French wheat offered lowest at Egypt's GASC tender -traders

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 - 02:40 GMT

The General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC,) said on Tuesday it was seeking an unspecified quantity of wheat for shipment between Oct. 26 and Nov. 5.

Ukraine wheat export memorandum with traders to be signed soon: minister

Sat, 14 Sep 2019 - 11:18 GMT

Ukraine will soon sign its annual wheat export memorandum with traders, the new Minister of Economy, Trade and Agriculture Tymofiy Mylovanov told Reuters.

IGA probes fortunes of 140 officials accused of ‘wheat corruption’

Mon, 13 May 2019 - 09:12 GMT

The 140 persons submitted reconciliation requests to the government's IGA as they can refund an amount of money in return for dropping the charges against them

Egypt aims to harvest 3.6 mln tonnes of wheat this season

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 03:17 GMT

The state will pay farmers between 655-685 Egyptian pounds($38-$39) per ardeb (150 kilograms) of wheat depending on quality, Ali Moselhy said.

Egypt cultivates 3.8 million acres of wheat

Fri, 01 Feb 2019 - 09:57 GMT

The season of wheat cultivation in Egypt started in September-October, to be harvested in April-May annually.

Egypt's GASC receives offers in wheat tender

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 - 01:33 GMT

The offer was presented by Daewoo. Results are expected later on Thursday.

Russian wheat offered lowest at $233.95/T in Egypt wheat tender

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 - 02:08 GMT

The offer was for 60,000 tonnes of Russian wheat and was presented by Daewoo, they said.

Egypt purchases 475K tons of Russian, Ukrainian wheat

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 09:23 GMT

About 295,000 tons of Russian wheat will be imported as per a second tender.

Government to set plan to achieve food security, raise wheat storage

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 - 10:18 GMT

The government is setting a program to achieve food security, raise wheat storage capacity, and ensure availability of wheat consumption.

Global wheat supply to crisis levels; big China stocks won't provide relief

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 - 08:37 GMT

Experts predict that by the end of the season, the eight major exporters will be left with 20 percent of world stocks - just 26 days of cover - down from one-third a decade ago.