Eng. Ahmed Samir confirmed Minister of Trade and Industry The Ministry is keen to constantly communicate with Egyptian business associations and departments to discuss ways to develop and develop the industry and export sectors and work to find effective solutions to the challenges they face with the aim of continuing the wheel of production, and providing more job opportunities for young people, especially in light of the negative repercussions of the global economic crisis The current, and in a way that contributes to enhancing the access of Egyptian exports to global markets, in implementation of the assignments of His Excellency the President of the Republic to reach Egyptian exports to 100 billion Dollars during the coming years, indicating that these goals can be achieved by improving the business environment, encouraging domestic and foreign direct private investment, and directing them towards the export and productive sectors by working to create a legislative framework that supports investment, and approving tax and non-tax incentives. for investors and facilitating the procedural environment for conducting business activities. On his behalf, the Minister, Commercial Commissioner, Yehia Al-Wathiq Billah, Head of the Commercial Representation Authority, during the activities of the celebration of the Silver Jubilee of the Egyptian Exporters Association “Expolink”. Mr. / Mohamed Kassem, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Association, and Eng. / Mohamed Al-Suwaidi, President of the Federation of Egyptian Industries, participated in the celebration activities, along with a wide participation of the members of the association and representatives of the business community. With the Expolink Association to discuss the axes of the document prepared by the association on “the vision of the business community for the future of Egyptian exports” in cooperation with a group of associations, federations, export councils and chambers of commerce in its various sectors, which carry a complete vision of the export sector to increase exports to 0094 Billion dollar.
Samir added that Egyptian exports succeeded during the first month of A year 900 in achieving positive indicators with an increase rate of 11%, which reflects the ability of the Egyptian export sectors to deal with the current global economic challenges, pointing to the state’s success in implementing export reimbursement programs that contributed to maintaining the competitiveness of Egyptian products in various foreign markets, as 25 7 billion pounds were spent on exporting companies in a year 20230117.
The minister pointed out that taking advantage of The current economic crisis and achieving a sustainable increase in Egyptian exports in global markets requires adopting more flexible trade policies and the ability to respond to changes in international markets, preserving the traditional markets for Egyptian exports and entering new markets in a way that contributes to maximizing Egyptian commercial resources
Samir pointed out the importance of strengthening joint cooperation between the government and the private sector as a major partner in achieving comprehensive and sustainable economic development to meet the current economic challenges
The Minister extended his sincere congratulations to the Egyptian Exporters Association (Expolink) on the occasion of the celebration of 25 years since its establishment, noting To the many services provided during this period to the Egyptian exporting companies in cooperation with the Ministry of Trade and Industry, which included holding training programs and specialized workshops, business development, product marketing, and technical support, which contributed to raising the capabilities and awareness of the Egyptian exporter and making him familiar with all the requirements of the export process. The Minister honored a number of major Egyptian exporting companies in various sectors, in addition to honoring Mr. Gamal Al-Zerba is the first president of the association.