THE COMPLETE TEXTILE & CLOTHING SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTION
Egypt is a vast market of 100 million consumers of Apparel & Home Textiles, excluding the Middle East, Africa and Asia Markets, which makes up a consumer base spanning 2 billion people.
Egypt’s Textile Industry is a global giant and the second largest country’s sector, contributing 30% of industrial production and 25 % of total exports.
Its vertically integrated structure is the pivot in the Middle Eastern region, linking complete production process right from the cultivation of cotton, to the making of yarns, fabrics, ready-made apparels and home textiles.
The production capacities are large and the quotas to EU and USA are never fulfilled.
Egyptian textile exporters, source almost 70% of the intermediate products from Turkey, China, Korea, India and Pakistan.
Almost 80% of accessories and 99% of textile machinery are sourced from overseas markets.
Egyptian Textile Industry consists of 4500 factories employing more than 1.5 million workers.
Government runs various training programmes, continuously upgrading the skill sets of the labor force and their managing personnel.
The location of the country facilitates quick and easy exports to other countries such as Asia, Africa, and Europe. Cargoes take less than 5 days to reach EU and 15 days to USA, turning it to a preferred sourcing location compared to its counterparts.
Egyptian Textile industry has clustered in the main areas of the country, where the infrastructure and commercial ports are well established for export easiness and simplicity.
New Textile Industrial Parks are being developed with more than 5 billion USD investment in the next 3 years.