About Us

About The Gate

Founded in 2014 as a corporation, The Gate for Import and Export was established under the Egyptian Investment Act. With headquarters based in Cairo, Egypt, there are also offices in Zimbabwe; locations in South Africa are expected to be ready soon.

Envisioned as the new trendsetter for different, unique construction materials and equipment in Africa and the Middle East, The Gate aspires to be the supplier of choice and first-to-mind for major regional consultants and construction companies.


  • The second largest economy on the continent with GDP of USD$ 271 million and population of 90 million.
  • A strong political leadership has been established with a determination to regain political and economic leadership in the region.
  • Overall economic growth of 3.6% for Q4 2013/14.
  • Construction and real-estate sectors growth is on the rise with 5.6% and 7.6% respectively.

Our Partners

Germany's leading parquet manufacturer since 1866. we trust in the quality of HARO and in their knowledge and expertise perfected over five generations.

Torreense is a reference in the Portuguese Ceramic Industry. Authentic experience in roof tile manufacturing since 1928 has produced the finest collection of portuguese roof tiles.

Wakol is leading supplier for adhesives and finishes within the flooring industry with innovative solutions and systems from the subfloor to the finished floor.

LOBA is your surface specialist for parquet and hardwood floors. Benefit from our 90 years expertise in parquet finish, oil and wax, as well as professional cleaning and care products.

I.M.G has 30 quarries of granite and 10 quarries of marble around all over Egypt with total production about 14000 m3/year with several kinds and colors.