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Egypt Purchases 3.3 Million Tons of Wheat From Local Farmers

June 13 (Bloomberg) -- Egypt, the world’s biggest wheat importer, bought 3.3 million metric tons of the grain from local farmers since the start of the harvest season.

The purchases were valued at 7 billion Egyptian pounds ($1.2 billion), Fathi Abdel al-Aziz, under-secretary at the Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade, said by phone today.

To contact the reporter on this story: Abdel Latif Wahba in Cairo at alatifwahba@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Riad Hamade at rhamade@bloomberg.net

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