Egypt among top 10 major international fertiliser exporters


Egypt’s Minister of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea has revealed that Egypt is among the top 10 major markets in the world in exporting fertiliser.Gamea has announced that domestic fertiliser producing companies have adopted industrial strategies aimed at developing production processes and improving quality of products.The minister confirmed the importance of enhancing joint regional and international cooperation between Egyptian companies and institutions operating in the fertiliser industry sector. This is a fundamental pillar for achieving sustainable development goals at the Arab and African levels.The minister said that the fertiliser industry is one of the most important strategic industrial sectors that contribute mainly to achieving food security and sustainable agricultural development. It also contributes to saving about 50% of global food production.She further noted that the Egyptian Government attaches great importance to the development of the country’s fertiliser industry sector and the development of production operations.Gamea’s remarks came during her speech at the opening of the 27th edition of more...