Speaking on the sidelines of the Egypt Mining Forum, Saeed revealed that the combined offers have an estimated investment value of $1.6 billion from local and international investors
The Senate's Agriculture and Irrigation Committee discussed Tuesday evening the proposal of Senator Moomen Moaz.
Abou El Magd added that another for the manufacturing of chlorine and caustic soda is also under construction in Giza's Abou Rawash industrial zone.
This came during his meeting with his African counterparts, in the presence of the International Monetary Fund and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, on the sidelines of his participation in the IMF and World Bank meetings in Washington.
The president statements' came during the inauguration of new Aswan’s Urea and Ammonia Plant.
She added that the African market is one of the main destinations for Egyptian exports of chemical industries, and the council has developed an implementation plan to overcome the challenges facing increasing exports, strengthening trade relations and providing information on Africa and the products traded in the market.
The ministry had established 731 sites - located in six governorates - where the straw is piled up.
The Chemical and Fertilizers Export Council said the sector's exports hit $2.875 billion during the period from January to July 2020, compared to $3.372 billion recorded during the same period in 2019, with a 15% decline.
Mostafa clarified on Tuesday that such step would decrease the production cost of each ton of fertilizers by LE500.
In FY2017/2018, Egypt achieved a 12.7 percent growth in non-oil exports to record $12.7 billion from $15 billion in the previous fiscal year.
The fertilizers are available in the agricultural associations nationwide and fulfill the needs of the farmers, the ministry reiterated.
The president expressed his appreciation for the conglomerate’s operations in Egypt, particularly in the sector of fertilizers.
The size of wheat cultivated areas increased to 1.5 million feddans at the beginning of this year's winter season.
The measures include providing subsidized inputs and awareness campaigns.
One of them sustained losses of LE 712 million “for unknown reasons.”
Abul Makarem emphasized the importance of pumping more investments in the upcoming period to add new production lines and increase the productive capacity.
Egypt and Romania discussed boosting cooperation in all areas, especially in tourism, economic and commercial fields.
Egypt’s Trade Deficit declined 15.7 percent year-on-year in the first half of fiscal year 2017/18, dropping from $21.7 billion to $18.3 billion.
The Supply Ministry denied any increase in the price of sugar after Egypt’s decision to raise the price of sugarcane purchased from local farmers.
Non-petroleum exports to the U.S. increased by 17.5 percent in the first 11 months of 2017 to reach $1.34 billion, compared to $1.14 in 2016.