THE EGYPTIAN MARKET
With a young population of around 95 million Egypt is the largest and potentially most dynamic and fast-moving consumer goods market in the Middle East.
In 2017 Egypt had a GDP of $237.7 billion and an annual growth rate of 5.2%. Private consumption grew from 4.2 %in 2016 to 5 % in 2018 and is expected to grow even more to reach 5.5 % in 2019 and 5.8 % in 2020.
OPPORTUNITIES IN EGYPT
Egypt’s organized food retail industry is one of the largest in the Middle East’s by value. Health consciousness is increasing – especially among the large segment of young people – creating even more potential for good quality imported goods. In addition, a welldeveloped tourism market promotes consumption of value-added foodstuffs and beverages.
All of these factors boost the need for imported high valued products where Denmark has an excellent reputation.
Get to know the Egyptian market for food and food technology.
Meet the right stakeholders and create or expand your network.
The visit will focus on business-to-business relations and bring the Danish companies together with eager Egyptian importers aiming to create sales successes.