Egypt has succeeded in opening new markets for agricultural crops, including potatoes.
"Since the beginning of the export season, Egypt's exports of potatoes have grown to 200,000 tons."
It has been noted that these shipments have been exported to the European Union in accordance with international standards of quality, and that they have been exported to other countries.
He explained that the Ministry of Agriculture is applying strict measures on all exports of vegetables and fruits to the reputation of Egyptian agricultural exports.
In May 2018, Egyptian agricultural exports of vegetables and fruits to various countries of the world, amounting to about 2.88 million tons, according to a report by the Agriculture Ministry's Central Administration for Agricultural Quarantine.
Egypt has succeeded in opening new markets for agricultural products in Europe, especially in China, the European Union and East Asian countries.
That is in addition to Egypt's success in the field of Egyptian agricultural exports in certain countries, which confirmed the safety of Egyptian procedures and the quality of their agricultural crops, to form Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Abdel Moneim el-Banna said.
Egypt's exports of citrus fruits increased to $ 502 million during 2017-2018, compared to $ 446 million during 2016-2017.