Mohamed Suyed، a spokesman for the Ministry of Supply and Internal Commerce said that reserve of local and imported wheat reached 4.4 million tons so far. He revealed that the granaries contain a ton of the imported grain. It is worth mentioning، that season of delivering the local wheat extends from April to July. The ministry of Supply announced that it is about to buy 3.5- 4 million tons f of local wheat this year. Every year Egypt contracts to buy millions of tons of wheat to bridge gap between the local production and the volume of consumption.