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Potato News from Egypt

Potato export from Egypt to Europe already at 200.000 tonnes
Egypt has succeeded in opening new markets for agricultural crops, including potatoes.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
The Nile Egyptian Co. for Foodstuff Industries awaits potato factory licenses
The Nile Egyptian Co. for Foodstuff Ind is planning to invest worth EGP 10m (about USD 6 million) in a new factory to process potatoes next year.
Russia partially lifts ban on potato exports from Egypt
Russia has agreed to ease a ban on potato exports from eight farming areas in Egypt, allowing shipments to resume from June 6.
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Chipsy launches its biggest agricultural programme for potato seed production
Pepsico's joint venture in Egypt, Chipsy For Food Industries SAE, announced a major agricultural programme to produce all seed potatoes locally.
Friday, April 27, 2018
Russia blocks two potato shipments imported from Egypt due to detection brown rot
Russia’s agricultural quarantine authorities flagged two potato shipments imported from Egypt that were found to be contaminated with potato brown rot.
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Jordan lifts ban on potato imports from Egypt
Jordan has lifted its ban on the import of Egyptian potatoes, according to the Egyptian Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation
Wednesday, November 1, 2017