Indonesia and Egypt have the potential to increase trade between the two countries, because national products are complementary to each other. Various of Indonesian export products have great prospects for sale to Egypt. This is seen by the Ambassador of Indonesia, A.M. Fachir related to the amount Egyptian market opportunities, with a population reaching more than 80 million people and per capita income of around USD 5800, Ambassador Fachir hoped that the Indonesian businessmen to explore the Egyptian market opportunities.
After successfully bringing Egypt into the 40 businessmen Trade Expo Indonesia (TEI) in 2009 with the results of various types of imported commodities, such as handicraft products, furniture, office furniture, soap, palm oil, paper, coffee, tire, Indonesian Embassy is now working on making Indonesian herbal cosmetic products can penetrate the Egyptian market. Market penetration for herbal products is carried out by the Commercial Attaché, Indonesian Embassy in Cairo Lasminingsih Pradjakusumah with Egyptian companies Bio Earth Co. exhibited herbal cosmetic products of PT. Mustika Ratu at the Egyptian Society of Dermatology and Vetenology, 24th Annual Congress 2010, on 19-22 January 2010.