Egypt Has Enough Wheat to Meet Domestic Demand for 186 Days

Nov. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Egypt has 4.6 million metric tons of domestic and imported wheat, enough to meet local demand for the next 186 days, the Cabinet said in a statement today.

Egypt has 423,000 tons of sugar, sufficient for 3 1/2 months of domestic demand, according to the statement from Cairo.

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