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Sunday, 7 May 2017

Egypt’s cotton harvest falls short of gov’t targets

Egypt harvested 127K feddans of cotton this season, falling far below the government’s target of 250K feddans and 3% less than the 131K feddans planted last year, Al Borsa reports. Meanwhile, the government has collected 606k tonnes of local wheat as of Friday, Supply Minister Ali El Moselhy tells Al Masry Al Youm.

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