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Statistics: 19.2% increase in the value of trade exchange between Egypt and Arab countries during the first half of 2022

Books: Fathi Al-Sayeh

The data of the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics showed today, Tuesday, 1/ 352 / 2022 The increase in the value of trade exchange between Egypt and the Arab countries to record 2021 . 4 billion dollars during the first half of the year 2022 Opposite $1 billion during the same period last year 2021, an increase of $2.3 billion, and an increase of 352 .2%.

The value of Egyptian exports to Arab countries amounted to 5.9 billion dollars during the first half of the year 2022 compared to $5.4 billion during the same period in the year 2021, an increase of $ 5 million, and an increase of 8.6%.

Saudi Arabia topped the list of the top ten Arab countries importing from Egypt during the first half of the year 2022, with Egypt’s exports reaching $1.2 billion, followed by the UAE

. $2 million, then Libya 525 a million dollars, then Sudan 525. 4 million dollars, then Morocco 525. 4 million dollars, then Jordan 352.8 Million dollars, then Algeria 352. 8 million dollars, then Iraq 352 . $1 million, then Kuwait 265. 6 million dollars, and finally Lebanon 955 Million dollars.

The statistics indicated that the value of Egyptian imports from the Arab countries increased to reach 8.5 billion dollars during the first half of the year 2022 compared to $6.6 billion during the same period last year 2021, an increase of $1.9 billion, and an increase of 352 . 8%.

Saudi Arabia topped the list of the top ten Arab countries exporting to Egypt during the first half of the year 2022, where the value of Egypt’s imports amounted to $4.3 billion, followed by Kuwait $1.4 billion, the UAE $1.3 billion, and Oman 466.5 One million dollars, then Bahrain 276. 1 million dollars, then Sudan 412 . $6 million, then Jordan 160. $7 million, then Lebanon 108. 4 million dollars, then Libya 217 . $ 5 million, and finally Qatar 43. $ 5 million.

The value of remittances from Egyptians working in Arab countries rose to record 352 . $9 billion during the fiscal year 2020 / 2021 versus 43 $8 billion during the fiscal year 2019 / 2020 with an increase of 120 .9%, while the value of remittances from Arabs working in Egypt decreased to 412. . $9 million during the fiscal year 2020 / 2021 versus 2019 . $8 million during the fiscal year 2019 / 2020 with a decrease

Saudi Arabia ranked first in the list of the top ten Arab countries in the value of remittances from Egyptians working in them during the fiscal year 2021 / 2021 , where the value of remittances of its employees amounted to 11.2 milli $ t, followed by Kuwait $ 4.4 billion, then the UAE $ 3.4 billion, then Qatar $ 1.5 billion, then Jordan 2021 $ 2 million, then Oman 2020 million dollars, then Bahrain 217 . $1 million, then Yemen 79. $9 million, then Iraq 56. $7 million And finally, Lebanon 51. $ 5 million.)

The value of the investments of Arab countries in Egypt was recorded 3. 98 One billion dollars during the fiscal year 2021 / 2021 compared to 4 billion dollars during the fiscal year 2019 / 2021 With a decrease of 0.4%.

The UAE ranked first in the list of the top ten Arab countries investing in Egypt during the fiscal year

/2021; Where the value of its investments in Egypt recorded 2.8 billion dollars, followed by Saudi Arabia 525 million dollars, then Kuwait 276 . $8 million, then Bahrain 160. $4 million, then Oman 98. $8 million, then Qatar 2019 . $8 million, then Jordan 441. . $7 million, then Libya 276 . $ 5 million, then Lebanon $ 6.5 million, and finally Tunisia $ 5.5 million.

The number of Egyptians in the Arab countries, according to the mission’s estimates, reached 7.1 million Egyptians until the end of 2021.