Ministry of Trade and Industry

Egypt to host the third edition of Intra-African Trade Fair

Mon, 18 Sep 2023 - 04:47 GMT

The event is expected to attract participation from 75 countries and feature 1,600 exhibitors. It is projected to facilitate trade and investment deals amounting to $43 billion.

Food industry exports’ volume hits $2.635B: Trade Minister

Mon, 11 Sep 2023 - 03:47 GMT

During the meeting, discussions took place with international companies specialized in the food industry to explore the ways of increasing investments, exports, and boosting local manufacturing.

Turkish companies to invest in Egypt amid trade minister’s visit

Sun, 06 Aug 2023 - 03:17 GMT

Turkish companies Vestel and Zorlu will carry out a visit to Egypt soon to discuss plans to build a home appliances factory with investments exceeding $70 million

The sixth phase of the immediate payment initiative gets the green light: Trade Ministry

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 04:29 GMT

Ahmed Samir, Minister of Trade and Industry, said that the fund’s board of directors had approved the continuation of the support foreign exhibitions and raising the budget allocated for the program to LE 325 million

Egypt’s exports record a jump in 2022: Trade Ministry

Wed, 17 May 2023 - 04:37 GMT

The Minister of Trade and Industry Ahmed Samir reviewed Egypt’s exports 2022 numbers in France, Germany, Greece, Saudi Arabia, and Spain during a video conference with the heads of regional trade offices.

Egypt, Austria to hold business forum in April, bilateral trade up by 23% | TradeMin

Thu, 20 Apr 2023 - 12:55 GMT

Austrian investments in Egypt are across 173 projects in a wide range of sectors such as industry, services, tourism, construction, finance, agriculture, telecommunications, and information technology

Coffin of Psamtik arrives to Egyptian pavilion in Expo 2020 Dubai

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 12:45 GMT

The coffin will be displayed in the Expo for six months.

Egypt’s Trade Minister Nevine Gamea tests positive for Coronavirus

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 12:00 GMT

A statement issued by the ministry added that the minister carries out her work from home.

Industry min., S. Sinai governor confer on development projects in city

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 11:35 GMT

They also talked about establishing handicrafts complexes in the city, the statement said, adding that tourists are particularly interested in those products.

Commercial Representation Service provided over 1,100 export opportunities in 2019

Mon, 30 Dec 2019 - 02:40 GMT

The ministry said that the exported items included vegetables, fresh fruit, processed foodstuffs and paper products, glass, marble and chemicals, among others.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, Hungary hits $260M in 2018

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 - 02:41 GMT

The Egyptian exports hit $140 million, while imports reached $120 million during 2018.Trade balance surplus logged $20.3 million.

EU allocates €1.1B annually for Egypt’s developmental projects

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 01:44 GMT

The volume of Egyptian trade with the European Union countries represents about 30 percent of the total volume of its commodity trade with the world.

Egypt, EAEU seek establishing free trade zone

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 - 10:47 GMT

The talks were held for three days, said a statement by the Ministry of Trade and Industry.

Egypt keen on expanding economic cooperation with China

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 09:02 GMT

Egyptian Trade and Industry Minister Tarek Qabil reiterated on Wednesday Egypt's keenness on expanding economic cooperation with China

No export ban on Egyptian grapes and strawberries

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 03:31 GMT

The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Small Industries has not decided to prevent the export of grapes and strawberries or any agricultural.

Trade Ministry to launch more industrial complexes this year

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 11:30 GMT

Each licensed complex would contain 120 units to undertake different industrial activities.

Gilead Sciences considers producing Hep C drug in Egypt

Fri, 19 May 2017 - 07:23 GMT

U.S. Company Gilead Sciences for Pharmaceutical Production considers producing a new Hepatitis C drug in Egypt