Chairman of the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) Abdel Moneim el Terras Tuesday discussed with US Ambassador to Egypt Jonathan Cohen means of boosting cooperation with US firms.
They also discussed prospects of exchanging visits to get first hand information about the potentials and needs of both sides in various industrial fields.
The US ambassador hailed Egypt's efforts, under President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, in all development fields as well as progress achieved by the country in establishing national projects.
He described relations between Egypt and the US as distinguished.
Cohen affirmed his country's eagerness to open new vistas of cooperation and boost mutual manufacturing with Egypt.
The US diplomat praised the manufacturing and technical capabilities of the AOI, its diversified products and competent human cadres as well.
Terras, meanwhile, underscored the necessity of promoting cooperation, tapping modern technologies and exchanging the know-how with the US.
Th AOI head highlighted the long-term cooperation maintained between his organization and mega US companies in many industrial domains, noting that the meeting tackled cooperation in producing rail locomotives and tractors in compliance with the international quality standards.