Surface area cultivated with wheat in world's largest importer Egypt is 3.5M feddans

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 06:50 GMT

Egypt is the world's largest wheat importer.

Egypt’s imports of coffee decline by $1.7M compared to last year

Wed, 30 Sep 2020 - 01:46 GMT

As the world celebrates the International Coffee Day on October 1st, which falls on Thursday, Egypt’s imports of Coffee has witnessed a slight decline during the past period.

Construction of 1st dry port in Egypt to start in Feb.

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The site has been handed over to a coalition of contractors who must finish the first phase by the end of 2021.

Brazil to import Egyptian garlic, grapes, citrus

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - 03:18 GMT

On the other hand, Brazil to export sheep and goats to Egypt.

Egypt-Jordan trade balance jumps to $408.6M in 4 months

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 - 07:30 GMT

The volume of trade exchange between Egypt and Jordan from January to April jumped to reach $408.6 million with an increase of 108.2 percent compared to the corresponding period in 2018.

Non-petroleum exports in April hit $2.181B

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 09:54 GMT

The value of Egyptian non-petroleum exports in April is $2.181B , as indicated in the monthly report issued by the General Organization for Import and Export Control.

The Exchange Rate Treasure Trove

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 - 02:36 GMT

Despite it leading to dwindling personal purchasing power, the decline of the local currency against the dollar has been proving a goldmine for local manufacturers.

Tenders to import rice aimed at increasing supply

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 01:19 GMT

The General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) announced on Tuesday it will invite a third tender to import white short and medium grain rice.

Egypt imports 420,000 tons of wheat from Russia, Romania

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - 06:25 GMT

Egypt’s General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) announced it has purchased 420,000 tons of wheat from Russia and Romania on Tuesday.

Japan's PM defends its automakers against U.S. import probe

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 08:46 GMT

The number of cars Japanese automakers produce in the United States is double the number it exports to the country, Abe said.

Egypt seeks to import 3 shipments of wheat before end of April

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 - 07:33 GMT

Egypt seeks to import three shipments of wheat, the first before the end of April, Al-Mal newspaper quoted Minister of Supply Ali Moselhy Wednesday.

Sisi’s message on gas import from Israel

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 - 04:47 GMT

In light of the recent public interest in the deal, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi clarified Egypt’s position and the government’s role in the deal.

U.S. Commerce Department proposes hefty import curbs on steel, aluminum

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:32 GMT

The U.S. Commerce Department recommended that President Donald Trump impose steep curbs on steel and aluminum imports from China and other countries.

Increase in gas production raises Egypt’s GDP 2.8%: Capital Economics

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 01:59 GMT

Capital Economics estimated that the increase in gas production in Egypt will translate into a 2.8 percent increase in the real gross domestic product (GDP).

Egypt's agricultural exports hit $1.9B in 11 months

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 09:29 GMT

Egypt's agricultural exports increased by 3.4 percent to hit $1.9 billion from January to November of 2017 compared with the corresponding period of 2016.

Egypt ruling to reinstate ergot ban renews import uncertainty

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 10:47 GMT

Agriculture ministry is awaiting instructions from the cabinet after a court ruling reinstating a ban on wheat imports containing the common ergot fungus.

China September imports blow past expectations

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 - 09:21 GMT

China’s import and export growth accelerated in September, suggesting the world’s second-biggest economy is still expanding at a healthy pace.

EGAS gives gas import licenses to 3 firms: official

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 11:48 GMT

The three firms include BB Energy Trading and Qalaa Holding’s TAQA Arabia.

China suspends North Korean iron, seafood imports

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 - 11:53 GMT

China will halt iron, iron ore and seafood imports from North Korea starting Tuesday as it implements new UN sanctions

Regulations of new gas act to be ready in September

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 09:18 GMT

The executive regulations of the Natural Gas Regulatory Act will be finished by the end of September.