Despite the unstable and economic situation, Egypt remains the world's largest wheat importer, according to Business Monitor International (BMI). Wheat production is expected to reach 9.4 million ton by 2017/2018 registering an 11 percent growth. This growth can be explained by the efforts of the government aiming at increasing area planted and yields in the coming years.

Credit Content and Photo : Middle East Food. June 2014, Issue 6 and