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The CAPMAS attributed the decrease in exports value to the decrease of some commodities, such as petroleum products by 31.1%, crude oil by 17.2 %, fertilisers by 20.1%, plastics by 4.1%.
14.8% decrease in imports value during July Y-O-Y, says CAPMAS
“We plan to increase our investments in local market to $15bn,” says Chinese ambassador
Egypt’s non-oil exports hike by 3% reaching $17.65bn
IPA targets setting Egypt as regional hub for its exports to Africa, EU, says Chairperson
On the other hand, Egyptian imports from the US rose to $2.7bn in the same period, increasing by 4.1% y-o-y. Top US exports to Egypt are grains and animal feed with $293.7m, while boilers, machinery, equipment, and spare parts recorded $191.8m, meat accounted for $ 165.7m.
The United States is the world’s largest importing country, with $2.6tn, followed by China with $2.1tn. However, the European Union is, collectively, the world’s largest importer, sending $6.5tn on imports.
G7 net investments in Egypt up 5.7% in H1 of FY 2018/19
Country’s non-oil exports record $13.037bn in 1H19, says GOEIC
Egypt’s exports hiked by 1.6% in May, reaching $2.68bn
The council’s delegation will include 25 Egyptian companies, and aims to maximise the competitiveness of Egyptian various products in international markets, and learn about investment and export opportunities available in Ghana, Abu Al-Makarem added in a press statement
Egypt’s exports to France reach $862m, up from $578m in 2017, according to Youssef
The UAE`s imports from Egypt hiked by 10.5% in 2018, recording $2.1bn, up from $1.9bn the previous year.
Egypt’s trade office in Jordon added in its economic report that the trade exchange between the two countries during the first quarter (Q1) of 2019 hiked by about 108.2%, recording $408.6m.
Brazilian imports from Arab states grow by 11.5% to reach $3,521.08m in H1 of 2019
In its annual bulletin of Egypt’s trade exchange in 2018, the CAPMAS added that Egypt’s exports to GAFTA topped the list, valued at $9.4bn in 2018, down from $9.8bn in 2017, a decrease of 3.5%.
El-Shaarawy told Daily News Egypt that the bank is currently completing the regulatory and structural framework of the company, determining shareholders’ stakes, and the CBE’s contribution in the company.
“We aim to increase Egyptian exports to Africa to 4% of continent’s imports,” says Nassar
Business mission likely to visit Egypt in September, says Indonesian ambassador
Additionally, palm oil exports in its solid form recorded a decrease of $43.7m, with a drop of 47.6%, in addition to natural rubber, which decreased by 6.8%
The CAPMAS explained in its 2019 quarterly bulletin of cotton that this increase is due to an increase in cotton production.
Egypt trade deficit reached $3.63bn in February 2019, versus $3.72bn in the same month of the previous year, a decrease of 2.7%.
Total exports to Arab countries at 11.5m tonnes of goods combined
Tunisian team will not feel alienated in Egypt, says Tunisian ambassador in Cairo
The trade exchange between Egypt and Greece increased in 2018 by 37.5%, reaching €1.8bn, compared to €1.3bn in 2017, the Minister of Trade and Industry of Egypt, Amr Nassar, stated on Wednesday. He continued that Egypt’s exports to Greece increased by 15.3% over the past year, reaching €640m, up from €555m in 2017. His remarks …
Possibility of free trade agreement between Egypt, US was one of the most prominent files receiving support from Egyptian business community, says Mohanna Egypt’s trade exchange with the United States rose to $7.54bn in 2018, according to latest US Census Bureau data, marking 34.16% increase compared to 2017. In 2018, Egypt’s exports increased by 26.93%, …
Exports hike by 2.1% in same period, says CAPMAS
Plan to double production capacity to 8,000 tonnes this year: Nabil
Chairperson: $3.5m to be injected in juices, frozen vegetables production lines
Company exports 70% of production, seeking to raise this percentage during 2019 to 85%: Export Manager