Egypt's agricultural exports hit $1.6 billion in eight months
22-10-2020 06:01:17 | by: Bob Koigi | hits: 3839 | Tags:

Egypt's exports of crops hit 1.67 billion dollars in eight months, Jan-Aug 2020, according to the Ministry of Trade and Industry.

Russia topped the importing countries with $264 million, followed by Saudi Arabia with $170 million, and the Netherlands ranked third with $160 million, the ministry added in a statement.

Fruits worth $755 million were exported, while potato exports hit $222 million.

Citrus exports amounted to $150 million, while exports of garlic and onions reached about $135 million.