Egypt exported apparel and readymade garments worth $1.7 bn during the first 11 months of 2021, up 38 percent from $1.3 bn in the same period of the year 2020, as per the Readymade Garments Export Council of Egypt (RMGEC) head Marie Louise. The US was the top country for Egyptian apparel exports, amounting to $1.04 bn, a 44 percent YoY increase from $726 mn in 2020.