Friday 27 April 2018

Egypt to pump $317m into state holding firm

Cairo, June 19, 2010

Egypt expects to pump EGP1.8 billion ($317 million) next fiscal year into state-run Chemical Industries Holding Company, which controls several listed firms, the state news agency Mena said.

The investments include EGP695 million for the country's cigarette monopoly Eastern Company and EGP246 million in National Cement Company, the report said, citing Investment Minister Mahmoud Mohieldin.

Egypt's fiscal year ends on June 30.

National Cement, one of the largest remaining cement producers with a public sector majority, produces and trades in cement, clinker and other construction materials. – Reuters

Tags: cement | Egypt | Cairo | cigarette | Chemical Industries Holding |

More Industry, Logistics & Shipping Stories

calendarCalendar of Events