According to official data from the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), the value of imports of mobile phones and telephones in Egypt reached $ 1.181 billion during the first 9 months of 2018.
The data released in a recent report, obtained on the seventh day, a copy of it, that imports from Egypt of phones and mobile phones, including imports of telephones / telephone wire handsets and other phones, about $ 247,787 million.
Imports included imports of mobile GPS phones with a value of $ 292.566 million, in addition to imports of mobile phones and cordless phones worth $ 416.055 million.
According to the data and the statistical report, imports of telephones and mobile phones in Egypt included importing parts of mobile phones and cordless phones worth $ 224.643 million.
The Minister of Finance, Dr Mohamed Moait, decided to raise the price of the customs dollar to £ 17.90 instead of £ 16 and was applied to imports of non-essential recreational goods from December to the volume of imports from Egypt. especially those raw materials. The period last year "January – September 2018", which exceeds $ 58.3 billion.