The agreements were signed with Ibrahim Al Janahi, deputy CEO and COO of Jafza; Mohammad Abdullah, managing director of Dubai Media City; Saed Al Awadi, CEO of Dubai Export Development Corporation
, and Fahad Al Gergawi, CEO of Dubai Foreign Direct Investment.
The UAE delegation comprised several companies and authorities, including Dubai Export Development Corporation
, Jebel Ali Free Zone, RAK Free Trade Zone, Hamriyah Free Zone, Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries (Julphar), General Holding Corporation, Palletco, Pure Ice Cream Co Ltd, Diamond Meat Processing, Falcon Packaging Factory, Dubai Refreshments, DoFreeze, Integrated Plastics Packaging, in addition to the National Food Products Company.
Partner with trade missions: Export promotion agencies such as the Dubai Export Development Corporation
also conduct foreign market visits and trade missions whereby firms can meet both private sector counterparts as well as government officials.
The introduction of the weekly freighter service from Dubai to Sao Paulo will play a vital role in further growing UAE's exports to Brazil, where more than 12 million Brazilians are of Arab origin," said Dubai Export Development Corporation
CEO, Saed Al Awadi.
The Memorandum of Understanding on exports promotion was concluded between the Algerian Exports Promotion Agency (ALGEX) and Dubai Export Development Corporation
A trade show, a series of Export Training Workshops, sector-specific seminars, and trade days (for the US, EU, and Arab Markets) will be organized by the Amman World Trade Center in partnership with the Jordan Export Development Corporation
(JEDCO), the Jordan Investment Board (JIB), the Jordanian American Businessmen Association (JABA), the Euro-Jordanian action for the development of enterprise (EJADA), the European Jordanian Export Programme (EJEP), the Jordan-US Business Partnership (JUSBP), the USAID-funded Amir Program, and other local and international support organizations and chambers of industry and trade.
The uncertainty created in the aftermath of September 11th makes it impossible to be definitive on the outlook for Canadian exporters in the year ahead, but a turnaround in export performance is not expected until the middle of 2002 at the earliest, according to the semi-annual global export forecast issued by Export Development Corporation
In its semiannual export forecast, the Export Development Corporation
predicted at least a 9-percent increase in the value of food and ag exports this year and 6 percent next year, even if the country and the world economy slip into recession.
2 million credit from Canada's Export Development Corporation
(EDC), a government-owned financing agency known as an export credit agency (ECA).
Fortunately, this assistance is available and easily accessible from Export Development Corporation
In 1992, Yerushalmi's Israel Export Development Corporation
(IEDC) offered Israeli Finance Minister Avraham Shohat a guarantee of at least $750 million in investment in return for creation of the FEPZ.
However, the federal Export Development Corporation
(EDC) can insure an exporter for up to 90 per cent of the value of the contract.