Egypt Economy

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EGYPT

GDP (FY 2002-03): $78.7 billion.
Annual growth rate (FY 2002-03): 2.5%.
Per capita GDP (2001-02): $1,470.

Budget: Income ................... $20 Billion
Expenditure ........ $20.8 Billion

Main Crops:
Cotton, rice, corn, wheat, beans, fruits, vegetables; cattle, water buffalo, sheep, goats; fish

Natural Resources: Petroleum, natural gas, iron ore, phosphates, manganese, limestone, gypsum, talc, asbestos, lead, zinc .

Major Industries: Textiles, food processing, tourism, chemicals, petroleum, construction, cement, metals

NATIONAL GNP