The meeting discussed means to boost
cooperation between the two countries and mutually benefit from their industrial
Astana- Oct 12, 2022
Minister of Trade and Industry
Ahmed Samir has met with Kairbek Uskenbayev, Kazakhstan’s minister of industry
and infrastructure development, during his visit to the capital Astana to
participate in the 6th Conference on Interaction and Confidence
Building Measures in Asia (CICA).
The meeting discussed means to
further boost economic cooperation between the two countries and mutually
benefit from their industrial expertise, mainly in the field of
Samir pointed out that there are
ample opportunities for partnership, in the mining, transportation and
logistics sectors, and more notably in the establishment of a Kazkh industrial
zone in Egypt to be an export gateway into Africa and the Arab world.
The minister, furthermore, invited Uskenbayev
to visit Egypt at the head of a business delegation to explore the investment opportunities
available in the local market, especially in the Suez Canal Economic Zone.