Minister of Trade and Industry Tarek Qabil said that the ministry is currently coordinating with different ministries and governmental bodies to comply with the law on preferring the national products in the governmental contracts and tenders, especially after issuance of the Executive Regulation which imposes sanctions on violators.
The Minister stressed that the Egyptian engineering products and goods enjoys high quality and technology, where they succeeded to occupy a distinguished position in the regional and international markets.
This came during the minister's expanded meeting with members of the Engineering Industries Exporting Council to discuss the Council's vision to develop the sector. The meeting also discussed the key challenges and quick solutions to develop the engineering exports.
Qabil explained that the ministry is currently preparing a comprehensive strategy with the purpose of developing the industrial sectors, increasing exports and opening more foreign markets before the Egyptian products