Jordanian industries get exposure at Baghdad International Exhibition

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AMMAN — The Jordan Chamber of Industry will participate in the Jordanian Industries Exhibition in Baghdad from December 11–20, according to Ad-Dustour.اضافة اعلان

The exhibition, which will see the participation of 95 local companies from various sectors, is held in cooperation with the Ministry of Investment, is in line with the recommendations of His Majesty King Abdullah who asked that the ministry cooperate with and lend its support to Iraq.

Chairman of Amman and Jordan chambers of industry Fathi Al-Jaghbir said that “organizing a specialized exhibition for Jordanian industries in Baghdad comes within the chambers’ plans and objectives to promote and develop trade relations with Iraq, to achieve common benefits.”

Jaghbir said that Iraq is one of the main markets for Jordanian products that is heavily relied upon to increase exports due to its geographical proximity and its ability to absorb various Jordanian commodities, which have competitive prices and high quality.

Jaghbir also stressed the chambers’ keenness to overcome the difficulties of securing a good flow of goods between the two countries by communicating with the pertinent government authorities, and to boost the benefits derived from the agreements signed by the two countries.

The Jordanian exhibition will be held at Baghdad International Exhibition, which covers an area of 2,000sq.m., and will last for 10 days. It aims to promote Jordanian industries and enhance their presence in the Iraqi market, besides introducing Jordanian products to Iraqi merchants and consumers.

Participating are chemical and cosmetics industries, Dead Sea product makers, paint makers, people involved in building materials, chemicals, catering, food, agriculture and livestock, wood and furniture, plastic and rubber, engineering, electrical and information technology, leather and knitting, packaging, paper, cardboard and office supplies industries.

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