“On May 11, 2020, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI) for the Arab Republic of Egypt. The Executive Board’s approval allowed for an immediate purchase of SDR 2,037 million (or about US$2.77 billion). The Board’s discussion was based on a staff report prepared by a staff team of the IMF, following discussions with the officials of Egypt on economic developments and policies underpinning the RFI.

The authorities have consented to publication and it is expected that the staff report will be posted on this website shortly.”

The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on December 20, 2017. Listed below are items related to Arab Republic of Egypt.

At a Glance

  • 2020 Projected Real GDP (% Change) : 2.0*
  • 2020 Projected Consumer Prices (% Change): 5.9
  • Date of Membership: December 27, 1945
  • Article IV/Country Report: January 22, 2018
  • Outstanding Purchases and Loans (SDR): 8596.57 million (March 31, 2020)
  • Special Drawing Rights (SDR): 140.58 million
  • Quota (SDR): 2037.1 million
  • Number of Arrangements since membership: 9

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