The volume of trade between China and Egypt stood at $ 4.3 billion at the end of April 2020. This corresponds to an increase of 3.2%, with a surplus of $ 3.51 billion in favor of the Middle Kingdom.
According to data from the General Administration of Chinese Customs, the volume of trade between Egypt and China reached $ 4.3 billion, from January to April 2020. This corresponds to an increase of 3.2% in trade compared to the same period in 2019.
Chinese exports to Egypt, for example, totaled $ 3.91 billion, up 5.1% year-over-year. While Egyptian imports fell 11.9% year-on-year, to $ 400 million.
Trade between the two countries produced a surplus of $ 3.51 billion in favor of China in the first 4 months under review.
According to data from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, the total volume of trade between China and Egypt was $ 13.2 billion in 2019.
Source Agence Ecofin June 2020