May 21, 2018
The latest Euromonitor quarterly forecast update reveals a continuing expected positive growth trajectory for retail tissue and disposable hygiene products through 2022. One of the markets that will see an upgrade is Egypt, where the economy is improving. In contrast is South Africa, which topped the list of downgrades.
October 19, 2017
Euromonitor International’s Egypt Economy, Finance and Trade Country Briefing focuses on the fifth largest and fastest growing economy in the Middle East and North Africa (in US$ terms), which is currently carrying out major economic reforms to help restore its macroeconomic stability. The economy has been able to partially recover from the shock of the Arab Uprising […]
July 24, 2017
Euromonitor International’s Egypt Economy, Finance and Trade Country Briefing focuses on one of the Arab world’s largest and most populous economies that was harshly hit by the political upheaval experienced between 2011 and 2013. The political crisis left Egypt with very low levels of foreign exchange reserves, a soaring currency black market, very high levels […]
March 15, 2017
Euromonitor International has identified the top three markets globally in 2017 by fastest growth in mortgaged households. They are Egypt, Algeria and Nigeria. Emerging markets dominate the rankings of the fastest growing mortgage markets, with the top 19 growth countries all developing economies. In particular, the Africa and Middle East regions are home finance hotspots, as […]
April 30, 2016
With the lifting of sanctions against the Islamic Republic of Iran in January 2016, the country may finally be opening up its markets to the outside world, with several opportunities for both domestic and multinational manufacturers within the food and beverage industry. The possibilities of a post-sanction Iran Iran has much to recommend it. With […]
February 6, 2016
The consumer foodservice industry in the Middle East & Africa region is changing at a fast pace, witnessing a movement towards chained players from traditional independent ones, as well as increasingly adopting health and wellness trends. Moreover, delivery service expansion is also becoming more popular, with consumers looking for convenience as a growing workforce means […]
May 21, 2018
Continuing political instability, along with severe security issues and separate bombings in the country, have all triggered one of the worst economic crisis in Egypt since the Great Recession. Drastic drops in international arrivals and incoming tourist receipts, a sharp decline in economic growth and the devaluation of the Egyptian pound have all led to […]
June 11, 2014
With emerging market focus shifting from the once vaunted Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC), The Middle East and Africa is gaining clout as a potential growth engine for the future. Within the region, North Africa – namely Algeria, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia – offers an exciting, and challenging, opportunity. While the area’s political instability […]

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