Egypt Agribusiness Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Egypt Agribusiness Report

Egypt Agribusiness Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Egypt Agribusiness Report
Published Aug 27, 2016
77 pages — Published Aug 27, 2016
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In Summer ----, Egypt announced that it would purchase a significant amount of wheat from Russia and Ukraine by public tender after refusing to procure the commodity from France, Canada and Poland due to concerns about ergot fungus. Egypt, one of the world s largest wheat importers, has expressed concerns about the ergot fungus. ...The promotion of increased water efficiency is crucial to the survival of the Egyptian agricultural sector and new methods of using mechanised raised beds are proving vital. The raised bed farming technology appears promising as it can save up to -- water compared to traditional irrigation techniques, along with the added benefit of reduced farming costs and higher yields. Furthermore, the government is legalising the status of investors and farmers in the Sinai Peninsula to promote the agricultural sector in that region. ...Furthermore, the government is legalising the status of investors and farmers in the Sinai Peninsula to promote the agricultural sector in that region. Agricultural minister Essam Fayed on April -- ---- pledged to swiftly undertake efforts to develop South Sinai s farming capabilities as the country grapples with an uncertain long-term agricultural future.

...Import opportunities from the EU would increase if the free trade zone between the EU and all littoral Mediterranean states is established, with the preliminary agreement already in place. Egypt s free-trade deal with Mercosur, a trade bloc that includes major agricultural exporters such as Brazil and Argentina, could result in Egypt importing Argentinean wheat. ...Import opportunities from the EU would increase if the free trade zone between the EU and all littoral Mediterranean states is established, with the preliminary agreement already in place. Egypt s free-trade deal with Mercosur, a trade bloc that includes major agricultural exporters such as Brazil and Argentina, could result in Egypt importing Argentinean wheat. Egypt benefits from a large pool of cheap labour, particularly useful for labour- intensive commodities such as rice. ...Multinational majors are investing heavily into the country and region, which will improve production facilities. The government is committed to developing the Sinai Peninsula and is legalising the status of agricultural farmers and investors in the region.

...Currently only -.- of Egypt s landmass, centred mostly around the Nile delta, qualifies as agricultural land, severely limiting output growth. The country has a severe long-term water supply issue. ...

  
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