Exports of ready-to-wear clothes grew by 48 percent in the first half of this year, reaching $918 million, up from $630 million in the same time last year.
Marie Louis, head of the Export Council for Ready-made Garments, said in a statement Wednesday that the sector’s exports increased by 55% in June to $199 million, up from $128 million in the same month previous year.
Egyptian Minister of Industry and Trade Nevin Gamae has announced the participation of nine Egyptian factories in the “Magic Show” exhibition, held in Las Vegas in the United States of America on August 8-11 this year. She said the sector’s exports have been performing well since the beginning of 2021, with an improvement in demand in international markets and to organize a number of events aimed at increasing total exports.