Egypt

Irish trade mission in north Africa comes to ‘successful conclusion’

Irish trade mission in north Africa comes to ‘successful conclusion’

A trade mission to two countries in north Africa by members of Bord Bia and the Department of Agriculture, Food...

February 6, 2020

Pics: Irish cheddar cheese features on the supermarket shelves in Egypt and Algeria

Pics: Irish cheddar cheese features on the supermarket shelves in Egypt and Algeria

Reporting from Cairo, Egypt Total Irish exports to Egypt were valued at €58.6 million in 2019 – up from €34 million...

February 5, 2020

Irish dairy and livestock trade mission kicks off in Algeria

Irish dairy and livestock trade mission kicks off in Algeria

Reporting from Algiers, Algeria. Bord Bia is using the Government-led trade mission to Algeria and Egypt this week to leverage...

February 2, 2020

Algerian and Egyptian livestock buyers visit Ireland following export of 250 bulls

Algerian and Egyptian livestock buyers visit Ireland following export of 250 bulls

13 influential livestock buyers from Algeria and Egypt are being hosted by Bord Bia from today, Tuesday, November 26, the...

November 26, 2019

Department agrees amended export certificates with Egypt

Department agrees amended export certificates with Egypt

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has agreed amended certificates for the export of breeding, fattening and slaughter...

April 16, 2019

Egyptian live export progress must see ‘cattle actually being exported’

Egyptian live export progress must see ‘cattle actually being exported’

Farmers need to see delivery on live export progress through cattle actually being exported to the Egyptian market, according to...

December 7, 2018

Progress on live export talks with Egypt welcomed

Progress on live export talks with Egypt welcomed

Progress made on live exports during the Enterprise Ireland trade mission to Egypt has been welcomed by Minister for Agriculture,...

December 5, 2018

Rebound forecast for Egyptian beef consumption

Rebound forecast for Egyptian beef consumption

The Egyptian beef market has seen a terrible year as the country feels the chill of an IMF (International Monetary...

September 10, 2017

‘Live export trade to Egypt moves a step closer to resuming’

‘Live export trade to Egypt moves a step closer to resuming’

The veterinary certificate negotiated by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine for fattening cattle for live export to Egypt...

August 2, 2017

Egypt seeks 1m head of livestock; Ireland prioritised as ‘key potential partner’

Egypt seeks 1m head of livestock; Ireland prioritised as ‘key potential partner’

Live export trade opportunities to Egypt were top of the agenda in a meeting between IFA President Joe Healy and...

March 10, 2017

Department confident of key Chinese visit for Irish beef exports in 2017

Department confident of key Chinese visit for Irish beef exports in 2017

It looks increasingly likely that Chinese authorities will visit Ireland again in 2017 to complete one of the final steps...

January 6, 2017

‘Capacity of the live cattle trade needs to get back up to 400,000 head’

‘Capacity of the live cattle trade needs to get back up to 400,000 head’

Ireland needs to get the capacity of the live cattle trade back up to 300,000 to 400,000 head to drive competition...

January 6, 2017

‘Reopening of Egypt to Irish beef must translate into better prices for farmers’

‘Reopening of Egypt to Irish beef must translate into better prices for farmers’

The reopening of Egypt to Irish beef must translate into better prices for farmers or else ‘it’s irrelevant’, according to...

January 5, 2017

Egyptian market reopens for Irish beef exports

Egyptian market reopens for Irish beef exports

Agreement has been reached between the Department of Agriculture and the Egyptian authorities to reopen the market there to Irish...

January 5, 2017

Irish cattle are too expensive for Egyptian buyers – Bord Bia

Irish cattle are too expensive for Egyptian buyers – Bord Bia

Irish cattle prices are currently too expensive to make exporting cattle to Egypt viable, according to Bord Bia’s Joe Burke....

April 7, 2016

Coveney officially announces opening of Egyptian market for Irish beef

Coveney officially announces opening of Egyptian market for Irish beef

The Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, officially announced that agreement has been reached with the Egyptian authorities to enable the...

February 15, 2016