Report: The authority conducted 4,603 inspections of factories, boilers and thermal machines, as well as 9,783 specialized technical studies during the first half of the year.
Cairo- July 22, 2021
The Industrial Control Authority (ICA) conducted 4,603 inspections of factories, boilers and thermal machines during the first half of 2021, as well as 9,783 specialized technical studies in various fields including: temporary admission, drawback and production requirements, according to the latest performance report.
"The authority imposes strict controls on factories to ensure their compliance to local and international quality standards and boost the competitiveness of Egyptian products in local and foreign markets," Abdel Raouf Ahmadi, head of the ICA said.
Ahmadi added that the inspection rounds during the January-June period included 435 factories for medical and industrial gases, gas cylinders, medical supplies, yeast manufacturing, energy cells, plastics, metal industries, cement, textiles, detergents, furniture, paints, fodder, ceramics, motors, glass, chemicals, paper, engineering, electrical appliances, cars and construction materials, among others.