The visit included a series of meetings with senior South Sudanese
officials to discuss boosting bilateral trade and investment relations.
Apr 15, 2021
Within Egypt’s keenness
to foster joint economic relations with Africa, a delegation from the Ministry
of Trade and Industry has visited South Sudan led by Ahmed Maghawri, head of
the Egyptian Commercial Service (ECS).
included a series of meetings with senior South Sudanese officials to discuss means of deepening
trade and investment relations between the two countries.
met with Minister of Minister of Trade and Industry of South Sudan Kuol Athian
Mawien, to explore joint investment and commercial opportunities, especially in
the fields of sugar refining, juice production, cement, and wood, as well as
housing and infrastructure projects.
The two sides discussed
the organization of an Egyptian-South Sudanese business forum in Cairo that
would bring together the business communities in both countries for deeper
The visit also
included meetings with the Ministry of Investment undersecretary and the
Chambers of Commerce deputy secretary-general, where they explored further