A shake-up of Egypt's food import and storage authorities has seen an official from its main food buying agency referred to prosecutors over suspected corruption on local rice deals, while the head of its silos and storage holding company wa
Egypt's state wheat buyer said on Wednesday it had purchased six months' supply from local and international sources and was looking to issue a new international wheat tender for delivery in the start of August.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairma
Egypt's main state grain buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), said it had bought 234,000 tonnes of rice in a tender, adding that the rice was imported but that it was already in Egypt.
Of the total, GASC bought 213,0
Egypt, the world's largest wheat importer, has bought 120,000 tonnes of Russian and Romanian wheat for the November 1-10 shipment on a free on board basis, the main government wheat buyer said on Thursday.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairman
Egypt, the world's biggest wheat importer, said it welcomed the lifting of a Russian grain export ban but would exercise caution in its purchases.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairman of the General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), tol
Egypt, the world's biggest wheat importer, said it had stocks of imported wheat to last for about four months, and even longer if the upcoming local harvest was taken into account.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairman of the General Authority for
Egypt, the world's biggest wheat importer, has secured enough wheat supplies to last six months and is pursuing its purchases as normal, the main government wheat buyer told Reuters on Wednesday.
Egypt has contracted for wheat supplies tha
Egypt's General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) said it had bought 66,500 tonnes of rice from the local market through a tender.
Nomani Nomani, vice chairman of GASC, said in a statement the price range was 2,750-2,990 Egyptian
Egypt's main government wheat buyer General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC) said on Saturday it had bought 240,000 tonnes of French wheat for shipment between September 1 and 15 on a free on board basis.
Nomani Nomani, GASC vic
Egypt's main wheat buyer said Russian prices were putting pressure on French and US suppliers and the world's biggest wheat importer was keen to seek out a wider range of origins for the grain.
Egypt's international tenders are keenly cont