x 4 = EGYPT

Egypt is approximately 4 times the size of the UK

 

Egypt is strategically located as a hub between Europe, Africa, Asia and the US

 

 

Egypt has free trade agreements with major global trading partners

  • The European Union
  • EFTA
  • The Middle East
  • Israel & the US
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • The US

 

The Suez Canal is a major gateway for global trade; over 8% of world trade passes through the canal. The new Suez Canal Economic Zone is a world class free zone and trade hub

 

 

There are 51 major ports in the UK with a total freight traffic of close to 500 million tonnes per year

 

The UK is a gateway to the EU market. More companies set up their European headquarters here than anywhere else

 

The UK houses 3 of the world’s top 5 universities:

Oxford

Cambridge

UCL

 

London is a world-leading financial capital, and ranks 1st as a city gateway; measuring international connectivity