A contract worth €1 billion was signed with Transmashholding to supply 1,300 railcars.
The ministry signed with the American firm a deal worth $602.05 million.
The total of units delivered of that category rises to 138
Investments in the railway sector are projected to be LE142 billion over one decade between 2014 and 2024.
Sources at ERA told Egypt Today in July that the fifth batch of the train engines supplied by General Electric will arrive in August.
The batch will consist of 20 units bringing up the total supplied units to 90.