The Egyptian Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation al-Sayyed al-Qusair has held talks with the new Japanese ambassador in Cairo, Oka Hiroshi, and the Chief Representative of JICA Egypt Office Kato Ken on the development of irrigation systems and methods to utilize Egypt’s limited water resources.
The meeting discussed prospects for joint agricultural collaboration and cooperation in the field of agricultural exports. Minister Qusair explained that meetings have been held with the prospects of cooperation in agricultural exports and the Japanese market’s need for Egypt’s agricultural products.
There were also talks on cooperation on the procedures for exporting Egyptian grapes to Japan after the success of exporting citrus.
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