Table ( 38 ): International Trade Data: Trade Balance
(Based on United Nations Broad Economic Category Classification)
(LE Millions)
Code   1999/00 2000/01 2001/02 2002/03 2003/04 2004/05 Jul - Nov 2004/05 Jul - Nov 2005/06
  Overall Balance -46,497 -45,117 -48,754 -49,989 -49,355 -70,911 -17,961 -38,660
      -(3.0) (8.1) (2.5) -(1.3) (43.7) -(74.7) (115.2)
111 Primary Foodstuffs ( for Industry) -2,954 -3,594 -4,397 -4,900 -4,802 -5,869 -2,303 -2,246
112 Primary Foodstuffs (for consumption) -637 -583 -732 -416 122 -738 -423 -577
121 Manufactured Foodstuffs (for Industry) -1,387 -1,735 -2,333 -3,093 -3,266 -3,339 -1,359 -2,020
122 Manufactured Foodstuffs (for consumption) -2,063 -1,697 -2,321 -2,354 -1,801 -2,356 -427 -1,091
21 Primary Industrial Inputs -2,734 -3,404 -4,356 -4,874 -5,212 -7,060 -2,348 -3,614
22 Primary Manufactured Inputs -17,752 -17,230 -17,908 -18,824 -18,344 -25,251 -5,509 -12,044
31 Fuel and oil (crude) 389 46 526 128 -318 -2,847 -204 -1,918
32 Manufactured Fuels, Oil (Other) -846 -575 -518 -715 -94 -1,069 349 -1,606
41 Capital goods, except transport equipment -8,023 -7,260 -7,229 -6,283 -6,242 -8,501 -2,221 -4,400
42 Spare parts and accessories for capital goods -4,477 -3,952 -4,204 -3,779 -3,653 -4,269 -1,201 -3,969
51 Passenger motor cars -853 -695 -652 -731 -1,208 -2,083 -617 -1,288
52 Motor cars (other) -1,832 -1,218 -924 -1,059 -1,367 -2,195 -868 -1,154
53 Spare parts and accessories for transportation -1,716 -1,719 -1,826 -1,915 -2,135 -2,831 -859 -1,472
61 Durable consumption goods -191 -621 -656 -472 -732 -1,120 -315 -563
62 Semi-durable consumption goods -453 418 548 671 484 267 635 160
63 Non-Durable consumption goods -966 -1,297 -1,773 -1,368 -783 -1,564 -207 -811
7 Other Commodities  -3 0 0 -2 -4 -87 -86 -48
Source: Ministry of Finance, Egyptian Customs Authority.
(  ) Percent change over same period in previous year.