Egypt’s ingredients market at a glance
There are over 7,000 food processing and manufacturing companies in Egypt, generating sales of over $22.2 billion. Egypt imported almost $4 billion worth of food ingredients in 2017, according to the USDA. Moreover, the sector has grown with a compound annual growth rate of 22.5 percent between 2012 and 2017.
The food processing and manufacturing sectors are forecast to register a 5% growth rate in Egyptian pound terms during 2017-2021.
Egypt’s food ingredients market provides a major advantage as imported food ingredients for the food processing and manufacturing sector face minimal to no tariffs.
Ingredients Africa is a dedicated platform for the ingredients and additives sector which is a major component of the food and beverage industry. The exhibition capitalizes on vast opportunities for trade and investment in Egypt which is one of the world’s fastest growing markets for food, also providing access to African markets.
Ingredients Africa will bring together local and international manufacturers, suppliers, food development specialists and technicians to showcase the latest innovations, products, and food technologies, find new buyers, and grow their business in Egypt and Africa at large.
Ingredients Africa is held concurrently with Food Africa and pacprocess Middle East Africa.
- Amino Acids
- Bioactive Components
- Color Additives
- Cultures & Fermentation Starters
- Enzyme Preparations
- Essential Oils
- Flavors & Aromas
- Fruit Concentrates
- Herbs & Spices
- Marine-Based Ingredients
- Organic Ingredients
- Plant Extracts
- Sugars & Sweeteners
- Vitamins & Minerals