Trade plays a key role in economic development through promoting exports in different sectors, creating real export opportunities for exporters in foreign markets and raising local production in order to meet global competition.



Industry is the strategic goal and the main factor for setting production rules and organizing export decisions of the national economy through an industrial sector able to compete and export to world markets.



2017 Strategy

Industry and Trade Development Strategy.

Nassar heads Egypt delegation at COMESA 20th summit

Nassar led the Egyptian delegation at the 20th Comesa Heads of State Summit in Lusaka, Zambia.

Egypt’s exports up 14 pct in H1

Report: non-oil exports surged to around $12.750 billion during the first half of 2018, rising 14% year on year.

1,791 new industrial plants licensed in May

Report: 1,791 factories received constructing and operating licences, and temporary operating permits during the month of May.

Nassar meets WB delegation to discuss further cooperation

Nassar met with a World Bank delegation to discuss cooperation projects in various areas, including SMEs.

Nassar, Chinese ambassador talk further cooperation

Nassar met with the Chinese Ambassador to Cairo to explore the future of economic cooperation between Egypt and China.

Nassar meets Hungarian senior politician for cooperation talks

Nassar met with the Hungarian minister of state for parliamentary affairs to discuss the future of mutual economic cooperation.

Exports up 15 pct in Jan-May 2018

Report: Non-oil exports surged to around $10.966 billion during the first five of months of the year.

Nassar discusses mutual cooperation with Polish minister of investment

Nassar met with Polish minister of investment to discuss stepping up mutual cooperation in various fields.

Services Index

Advanced Search
Service Type
Service Name

Interactive Maps