Opportunities in Egypt

09 September 2016


Are you interested in exploring new export markets? Egypt is an emerging import dependent market offering numerous export opportunities for local companies.

Egypt - The Market

Egypt has the largest population and the 3rd largest economy in the Arab World after Saudi Arabia and the UAE – already two significant markets for Northern Ireland companies.

Strategically, Egypt sits at the crossroads of Africa, Asia and Europe, overlooking the Red Sea and the Mediterranean. The Suez Canal is a significant and strategic trade route, positioning Egypt as a major hub for global trade.

The Opportunities:

  • Infrastructure - Suez Canal, ports, roads, railways and housing
  • Equipment - materials handling and transportation
  • Defence and security
  • Renewables
  • Oil and gas
  • Transportation
  • Agri-Tech
  • Education
  • Retail
  • Healthcare

Why attend:

  • Political and economic overview
  • Latest information on the business environment and trade opportunities
  • How to maximise trade opportunities
  • Finance opportunities
  • Support available from Invest NI
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