Manturov discussed important economic issues with Egyptian Foreign Minister
kremlin.ru – press service of the government of the Russian Federation
The main topic of the meeting was the project of the Russian industrial zone (RPZ) in Port Said. Manturov listed three anchor residents of RPZ: Transmashholding OJSC, EFKO Group and Gazpromneft-Snabzhenie LLC, the Russian agency writes. According to the minister, thanks to the appearance of such large companies in the project, an additional impetus appears for its development.
In addition, the meeting discussed the prospects for Russian-Egyptian cooperation in the field of railway transport, as well as the possibility of localizing the production of the Russian vaccine against COVID-19 in Egypt.