Recovering consumer demand has clashed with supply constraints, causing inventories relative to demand to fall in several industries, such as autos,...

We now expect the long-run nominal neutral policy rate – i.e., the rate at which the economy is in equilibrium and monetary policy fully normalized –...

Following record declines in 2020, we forecast strong 6.1% pa APAC GDP growth over the next two years. Nonetheless, the permanent loss in output from...

Export prices have surged over the past 9 months, driven by record high iron ore prices. This has driven the terms of trade to its highest level...

World trade is staging an impressive recovery and so are ASEAN’s exports. We forecast exports will make a positive contribution to headline growth...

Africa may be best known for its wealth of gold, diamonds, and oil, but the mineral-rich continent also hosts significant copper reserves. The red...

Côte d'Ivoire managed to avoid an economic contraction in 2020, largely due to its robust agricultural sector and government's comprehensive Covid-19...

The growth recovery divergence between advanced economies and African frontier markets is becoming more overt this year as vaccination campaigns...

World goods trade is staging an impressive recovery. It has now returned to its pre-pandemic trend, and our forecasts see it expanding by 10.5% this...

Country Insight: Egypt

Posted by Jacques Nel on Apr 26, 2021

The Egyptian economic recovery is struggling to gain traction following a robust performance in 2020. We expect the economy to expand by just over 3%...