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Egypt’s industrial sector achieves highest rate of exports in years, reaching $32 bln: Minister

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 11:24 GMT

Egypt, Jordan and UAE have signed the Integrated Partnership Initiative for economic development through the good use of the capabilities of the three countries.

Egypt’s Trade min. tours 3 factories, checks COVID-19 precautionary measures

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 08:32 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Trade and Industry Neveen Gamea toured Wednesday three factories for food products, medical supplies and clothes in El-Obour Industrial City to affirm that all workers and administrations are abiding by the precautionary measures amid

Trade Ministry keen on direct communication with business community: min.

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 10:59 GMT

Gamea touched on efforts meant to replace imports, promote the local industry and redress trade balance deficit.

Egypt’s dates exports rise 70% in Q1 of 2018

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 - 12:08 GMT

Egypt’s exports of dates increased 70% in the first quarter, reaching 30,000 tons at a value of $29.4 million, Trade Minister Tarek Kabil said on Tuesday.

Korean industrial zone to be established in Marsa Matrouh: Source

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 12:12 GMT

The zone will include 90-100 factories of different industries, the output of which will be exported.

Egypt’s industrial sector awaits important decisions in 2018

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 04:40 GMT

The Industrial sector is awaiting a number of important events and decisions in 2018 that will help boost the sector.

Tariffs on steel imports will not lead to price hikes: MIC

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 - 01:30 GMT

The decision by Egypt’s Trade Ministry to maintain tariffs on steel rebar from China, Turkey.

Iraq parliament backs Trade Minister, ends grilling over graft

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 - 11:01 GMT

Iraq's parliament on Thursday voted to end its grilling of acting Trade Minister Salman al-Jumali over corruption allegations that mostly stemmed from a ministry,

Building materials sector to double exports in next 3 years

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 12:04 GMT

The Building Materials Chamber of the Egyptian Federation of Industries (FEI) aims to double the sector’s exports in the coming three years

Egypt to boost trade with Mercosur bloc

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 06:00 GMT

Trade volume between Egypt and Mercosur, the South American trade bloc that includes Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, stood at $5.3 billion last year.

Rules on importers tightened in crackdown on foreign goods

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - 08:07 GMT

Egypt's Trade Ministry has issued tough new regulations on importers by sharply raising the minimum capital they need to operate.

Industry minister, ITMF president discuss ways to boost textile industry

Sat, 15 Apr 2017 - 12:26 GMT

Upgrading the spinning and weaving industry represents a key factor in Egypt’s economic development