CCI Chairman holds meeting with the Ambassador of Egypt to Uzbekistan
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- On 19 January, Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Adham Ikramov met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Arab Republic of Egypt to Uzbekistan Amira Fahmi.
The meeting was also attended by the First Secretary of the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in the Republic of Uzbekistan Khaled Fekri and Deputy Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Fariz Usmanov.
During the meeting, the parties discussed issues of further strengthening trade, economic and investment cooperation between the two countries, organizing negotiations in the B2B format between representatives of the business community. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry also proposed to organize the first meeting of the Business Council in connection with the upcoming visit of a delegation of business circles from the Arab Republic of Egypt to Uzbekistan.
It was noted that organizing online meetings with the participation of business representatives and reaching agreements is one of the foundations for further strengthening economic ties between the two countries.
In November 2020, mutual trade made up US$17.2 million. The volume of exports of Uzbek products reached US$15.4 million, imports - US$1.8 million. dollars.