Libya, Tunisia discuss establishing a joint free zone

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Libya, Tunisia discuss establishing a joint free zone

May 28, 2022 - 11:29
Written by: LibyaMohammed

The Minister of Economy, Mohammed Al-Hawij, has discussed with the Tunisian Minister of Trade and Export Development, Fadela Ben Hamza, aspects of cooperation and follow-up on the implementation measures taken to activate trade exchange agreements

Both officials discussed establishing a joint free zone between the two countries and activate transit trade towards the African market, reviewing the obstacles facing Libyan businessmen and ways to overcome them.

They also stressed that several memoranda of understanding were concluded during the month of May 2022 between the chambers of commerce in the two countries to facilitate the movement of businessmen and financial procedures.