Israeli exporters fear drop in Egypt trade following embassy attack

11.09.2011                      12.Elul, 5771

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Israeli exporters fear drop in Egypt trade following embassy attack

Export figures to Egypt for the first half of the year have already dropped 33%.

Israeli exporters to Egypt fear a further weakening of trade between the two countries in the wake of the riots that left Israel's embassy in Cairo ablaze over the weekend.
Egypt's government declared Saturday it is reinstating emergency laws following the protests, which reportedly left three dead and 1,000 injured and prompted the evacuation of Israel's ambassador to Egypt and 80 other embassy staff and dependents….