The trade exchange between Egypt and China experienced a 2.2 percent surge in 2022, totaling $16.2 billion, as reported by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). This marks an increase from the $15.9 billion recorded in 2021
CAPMAS highlighted a remarkable 25.1 percent growth in Egypt’s exports to China, reaching $1.8 billion in 2022 compared to $1.5 billion in the previous year. Conversely, the value of Egyptian imports from China slightly decreased to $14.40 billion in 2022, down from $14.42 billion in 2021, indicating a marginal 0.2 percent decrease.
Egypt’s primary exports to China comprised fuel, mineral oils, and their distillation products, amounting to $1.4 billion. This was followed by cotton at $117.3 million, fruits