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Major General Sherif Saleh, Head of the Upper Egypt Development Authority,said, The province will witness a global logistics area, This national project comes within a package of national development projects directed by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, In order to achieve sustainable development and a “Hayat Karima” for the people of Upper Egypt: “The zone will provide about 30,000 direct and indirect job opportunities. In the construction, operation and sustainable phase.
Saleh added, in a telephone interview to the “Good Morning Egypt” program, on Channel One and the Egyptian satellite channel, Presented by Mustafa Kafafi and Jumana Maher. That the logistics zone project is a global and national large on an area of 550 acres, It consists of industrial zones, whether value-added, packaging or exchanging products between Egypt and African countries.
The head of the Upper Egypt Development Authority continued: “There will be an international car park project that can accommodate a number of shipments up to 450 trucks and 18 buses to exchange goods and passengers, whether from Egypt to African countries and vice versa.”
Promising logistics area
Major General Sherif Saleh, Head of the Upper Egypt Development Authority,said,continued, The logistics area is very promising and has been carefully selected, A few weeks ago, a republican decree was issued that this area should be a developmental area in Upper Egypt. It will provide job opportunities, hopes, ambitions, and a promising future that will fulfill all our hopes and the hopes of Egyptians in Upper Egypt.
And Sherif Saleh added, This project provides many job opportunities for the people of Aswan and the neighboring governorates such as South Upper Egypt: “We help the people of Upper Egypt to realize their hopes, President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s directives to provide job opportunities and a decent life, All state agencies seek to achieve the aspirations of the Egyptians and the people of Upper Egypt.”
He explained: “We are now in the study phase, coordinating with all state agencies, such as the ministries of transport, supply and industry, and all agencies involved in implementing development projects. Where planning is carried out in stages, The most important stage is the point of exchange of goods represented in the international situation for the exchange of goods by trucks, whether coming from African countries loaded with goods or goods that are exported from Egypt to African countries, And soon the first phase of the area will be opened, which is the car park, then the rest of the projects will follow.”