Egypt's industrial production (excluding crude petroleum and refined oil products) reached LE 145.3 billion in the third quarter of 2017, marking a 7.2% rise in comparison with the the second quarter of 2017 which stood at LE135 billion.
statement on Monday, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics
said food products industry contributed by 19% followed by iron and steel
industry and fine minerals at 17.1%, then came basic chemical materials
industry and fertilizers at 10.2%.
industry production stood at LE 7.9 billion in the third quarter of 2017
against LE 6.3 billion in the second quarter of 2017, CAPMAS said.
materials and products output recorded LE 14.8 billion in the third quarter of
2017 against LE 14.2 billion in the second quarter.
industries output plunged from LE 33.3 billion in the second quarter of 2017 to
LE 27.6 billion.