Table ( 3 ) : Distribution of Total Investments by Economic Agents
 2004/2005
(LE Millions)
    Government Economic Authorities Public Business Sector Private Business Sector Total  % to Total Investments
Total Investments   23,051 5,476 16,639 47,300 92,466 100
  Commodity Sector   5,638 1,606 10,747 25,751 43,742 47.3
      Agriculture, Irrigation & Fishing   3,017 85 1 4,250 7,352 8.0
      Crude Oil & Mining   0 16 2,138 12,466 14,620 15.8
      Manufacturing Industries & Petroleum Products   181 75 4,135 8,200 12,590 13.6
      Electricity, Water & Natural Gas   2,388 1,429 4,230 0 8,046 8.7
      Construction & Building   52 2 245 835 1,134 1.2
  Production Services   3,682 3,081 5,783 10,403 22,949 24.8
      Transportation  & Communication 1/   3,025 2,708 4,827 7,303 17,862 19.3
      Wholesale & Retail Trade   0 48 141 900 1,090 1.2
      Financial Services   0 313 655 0 968 1.0
      Tourism   657 12 160 2,200 3,029 3.3
  Social Services   13,731 789 109 11,146 25,775 27.9
      Housing and Real Estate Activities   180 0 0 9,900 10,080 10.9
      Educational Services   1,799 59 0 480 2,338 2.5
      Health Services   2,492 150 0 700 3,342 3.6
      Other Services   9,259 580 109 66 10,014 10.8
Memorandum Items: Production Indices for Main Economic Sectors  (2002 = 100)
    2003/04 2004/05 2005/06
  Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep
General Index 122.2 120.8 128.5 113.8 130.5 132.2 136.7
   Manufacturing Industries 91.8 100.6 108.7 100.8 98.3 115.4 120.8
   Petroleum & Products 109.7 109.1 108.9 106.5 112.8 116.8 117.5
   Electricity 114.8 117.0 114.1 112.7 123.6 123.9 123.3
   Construction 103.6 87.2 118.3 79.5 106.0 88.5 142.1
   Transportation 2/ 118.0 113.0 110.6 109.4 114.3 109.4 110.7
   Suez Canal 3/ 166.0 156.1 151.2 156.8 189.1 177.5 171.0
   Tourism 213.4 200.4 215.7 165.6 241.1 224.2 207.8
Source: Ministry of Planning.
Includes Suez Canal.
Excludes Suez Canal. 
Based on Suez Canal receipts in US dollars.