President El-Sisi was briefed on efforts to develop the necessary infrastructure and provide machinery and equipment for modern irrigation methods, water plants and agricultural mechanization, Fahmy said.
This shall help accommodate the expansion in development rates nationwide and diversity of urban, industrial and production activities in it, which support the sector of food security and contribute to opening hotizons for export and job opportunities.
The official clarified that the industrial zone is located southern the city in the desert area.
The project spans over 2.2 million feddans (one feddan equals 4,500 square meters).
The president made the announcement Monday.
A report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation revealed that the state has spent hundreds of billions of pounds on the infrastructure, with the major New Delta project coming atop.
In the below lines, et displays Egypt’s agricultural investment map and the investment opportunities that rely on four axes:
Minister of Agriculture El-Sayed El-Qusair said that the volume of investments in the New Delta project amounts to L.E. 300 billion.
The decision came to make the project an added value to the system of national projects in the field of agriculture, food, and land reclamation.
Egypt announced the national project “New Delta,” which is considered the largest in the history of Egyptian agricultural projects.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi is checking Tuesday the harvest of crops cultivated within the New Delta national project located in the Western Desert.
Advisor to Egypt’s Minister of Agriculture Naeem Moselhy, revealed in statements, Tuesday the details of the new delta that President Abdel Fattah el Sisi directed to implement within the coming period.