Imports

IMF executive director says approach to climate change mitigation, adaptation not fair

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The IMF executive director pointed out that Africa’s contribution in emissions is just 3-4%.

Egypt's imports from COMESA countries record decline by end of 2021: CAPMAS

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 08:30 GMT

The Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) monitored a noticeable decline in the volume of Egyptian imports from the COMESA group recently.

Egypt's trade Min. denies issuing any restrictions to limit imports from Saudi companies

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 03:01 GMT

Gaber pointed to the ministry's keenness to provide the necessary facilities for Saudi companies, whether investing or exporting to the Egyptian market.

Halted brands from imports do not constitute 5% of Egyptian market: Foodstuffs Division

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 02:05 GMT

He noted that there is a branch of the Persil company that is manufactured in Egypt, and the Egyptian market will not be affected by not importing these products from abroad.

Egypt prevents imports of hundreds of brands, Control Authority explains the reason

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 01:49 GMT

The most prominent companies whose products were banned from entering Egypt as a result of being removed from the registry of the Egyptian Export and Import Control Authority are the Saudi Almarai Company, Mobaco for Industry and Trade, the South Korean LG, Dania Foods Ltd., the Jordanian Furniture Manufacturing Company, and the Middle East Pharmaceutical Industries.

Egypt's trade deficit declines 32.3% to $2.44B in January

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 03:02 GMT

Exports increased 34.5 percent, recording $3.99 billion in January 2022, compared to $2.97 billion during the same month of 2021.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, China hits $19.97B in 2021

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 12:43 GMT

It added that China's imports from Egypt reached $1.7 billion dollars, with a jump of 84.8 percent year on year.

Egypt has received 150 million coronavirus vaccine doses so far: Health ministry

Fri, 01 Apr 2022 - 08:41 GMT

Egypt has so far secured a total of 150 million doses of eight different coronavirus vaccines since the start of the pandemic, Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.

Egypt's trade deficit dips 21.6% to $2.41B in December

Tue, 15 Mar 2022 - 02:33 GMT

Exports increased 45.3 percent, recording $4.32 billion in December 2021, compared to $2.97 billion during the same month of 2020.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Kuwait to $1.6B in 11 months

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 01:47 GMT

Egypt's exports to Kuwait, recording $274 million during the first 11 months of 2021, compared to $229.4 million during the same period in 2020, marking an increase of 19.5 percent.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Belgium hits $2B in 11 months

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 02:32 GMT

Data from CAPMAS showed an increase in the value of Egyptian exports by 75.5 percent, recording $411.6 million during the first 11 months of 2021, compared to $234.5 million during the same period in 2020.

Egypt's trade deficit dips 63.1% to $1.19B in November

Sun, 13 Feb 2022 - 03:30 GMT

In its monthly bulletin on foreign trade data, CAPMAS elaborated that exports increased 80.6 percent, recording $4.48 billion in November 2021, compared to $2.48 billion during the same month of 2020.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Djibouti records $86.5M in 10 months

Mon, 07 Feb 2022 - 03:27 GMT

CAPMAS noted thatEgypt’s exports to Djibouti rose 37.5 percent to $82.3 million during the first 10 months of 2021, compared to $59.8 million during the same period in 2020.

Egyptians sipped tea for $18.2 M in one month: CAPMAS

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 11:10 GMT

In the period between January and October 2021, Egyptians drank tea for $190.53 million, the CAPMAS added in a report, of which Al-Watan newspaper has a copy.

Investors call on Egypt’s government to abolish customs tariffs on imports of solar panels

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 03:13 GMT

Last December, the government announced that it would impose customs tariffs on imports of solar panels up to 5%, after these panels were completely exempted from customs duty over the past years.

UNCTAD showcases potential of African Continental Free Trade Agreement

Sun, 19 Dec 2021 - 07:25 GMT

Although the free trade part entails removing tariffs, that is not all.

Egypt's trade deficit dips 22.5% to $2.39B in September

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 04:56 GMT

In its monthly bulletin on foreign trade data, CAPMAS attributed the decrease of the trade deficit to the increase of the exports by 36.6 percent.

Trade exchange between Egypt, Bahrain up to $370m in 1st half of 2021

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 07:34 GMT

Speaking during the Egyptian-Bahrain Business Forum organized by the Egyptian Businessmen Association (EBA), the Bahraini ambassador said his country's exports to Egypt increased to $224 million.

Egypt's exports to COMESA countries increase 32.4% during 9 months

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 07:16 GMT

Egypt’s imports from the COMESA countries amounted to $901 million during the first 9 months of 2021, compared to $721 million during the same period in 2020, with an increase of 25 percent.

26.3% increase in trade exchange bet. Egypt, Nile Basin countries

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 03:24 GMT

Egypt's exports to the Nile Basin countries recorded $1.11 billion during the period from January to the end of September 2021, compared to $835 million over the same period last year, with an increase of 33.7 percent.

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