And Contacts, economic, and of trade with neighboring countries to about 3200 BC during the era of the family were the kings of Egypt's keenness to establish business relations with the Levant, which was dubbed Pfniqia to import rice and pine wood, oil and wine in pottery. These relations may return to the pre-dynastic period, which has extended to 3500 BC. M.
Have used some of the wood imported from Lebanon in the tombs of the kings at Abydos. And found some pots from southern Iraq. Saw the South as well as commercial exchange between Egypt and Nubia back to the era of the Second Dynasty 3000. M from the reign of King (Khasekhem), where imports of Egyptian Nubia ebony and ivory, and is shared with the stone vessels and pottery from Egypt
With the beginning of the Old Kingdom around 2700 BC. M we also find the King (Bent), the first king of the Fourth Dynasty, Abu (Cheops) sent trade missions to Phoenicia to import cedar wood in the merchant fleet comprises forty ships, which indicates the volume of bilateral trade large, with reference to the the arrival of the Egyptian commercial activity to the island of Crete in the Mediterranean Sea, which was extended during the fifth Dynasty in the reign of King (USSR K) to the south shore of the islands of Greece.
In the south there were commercial flights between Egypt and Nubia during the Fourth Dynasty, fifth and sixth, where he is the exchange of grain and flax and Egyptian faience, honey, livestock, and plants from Nubia, also extended trade to punt, and was accompanied by these campaigns guard from the Egyptian army and translators
With the beginning of the Middle Kingdom 2062 - 1675 BC. CE, after the unity of the country for the second time at the hands of the King (Mentuhotep) second back trade missions to the activity, especially with the South in the (Pont), where the king sent (Mentuhotep) the second fleet business to bring marble. With loose parts to be installed on the shore of the Red Sea.
In the East, Egypt has the consolidation of trade relations with Phoenicia and Syria, and Palestine, where this country was a commercial market for the disposal of their products from the pots, fabrics, linen and turquoise stones and timber import rice and oil products and some of Iraq.
In the West, has sent the King (Amenemhat) first and (Senusret) was the first son to bring many types of livestock
With the beginning of the New Kingdom 1575 950 BC. AD, Egypt witnessed a boom civilization's advance in Egypt became a great empire after a series of wars with neighboring countries, both from the east or west or south to secure its borders and became the Egyptian border, stretching from northern Syria (including Syria, Lebanon, Palestine in the west a large part of Libya) and up to the Fourth Cataract in Nubia in the south. Egypt has seen kings, rulers and worked to establish a strong empire paid wishful neighboring countries to establish diplomatic and trade relations on a large scale to gain the trust of Egypt.
The continued Egyptian fleet in the period, the era of the modern state is its activity usual in the movement between the parts of the empire to meet Egypt's needs of all types of trade witnessed Egypt's best and richest eras of economic so that the capital of Luxor (Thebes) became the kiss of the ancient world and Dora capitals and has become one of the richest cities of the world's richest . The proof is the great impact on the rest it on the Egyptian economy at that time