February 23, 2007

Israel Boosts Jordanian, Egyptian Exports by $1.7B

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Israel contributed approximately $1.7 billion to the Jordanian and Egyptian economies through the qualified industrial zone programs with those countries, research company Business Data Israel said Wednesday. The agreement helped boost Israeli exports to Egypt from $29m. in 2004 to $93m. in 2005 and $126m. in 2006, the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor said.