Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian Customs Authority collected EGP 3.069 billion in customs duties, taxes, and charges at Port Said during March.
The total value of taxes and customs duties collected for imported goods at Port Said reached EGP 508.988 million in March, the Minister of Finance, Mohamed Maait, said in a statement on Thursday.
Additionally, the value-added taxes (VAT) and other charges imposed on these goods amounted to EGP 2.56 billion during the month.
The imported goods included wheat, legumes, maize, production inputs, cars, and spare parts.
Moreover, the port exported goods that included food products, fruits, juices, and raw materials at a total value of EGP 1.28 billion. Charges collected for the exported goods reached EGP 651,000.