A delegation of members of 60 American companies will visit Cairo at the end of October, Minister of Trade and Industry Amr Nassar announced at a meeting with members of the American Chamber of Commerce in Cairo held Wednesday.
The companies' representatives will explore available investment opportunities in the Egyptian market in various productive sectors, Nassar added.
The visit will be organised by the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt in cooperation with the US-Egypt Business Council.
Nassar said that both Egypt and the United States will focus on enhancing trade cooperation between the two sides in the coming period. He underlined the importance of business organisations in both countries in facilitating the flow of joint trade and investment.
President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt, Tariq Tawfiq, stressed the importance of enhancing communication between the business community and the government in order to improve the environment and business climate to attract new foreign investment to the Egyptian market.