Ajman Chamber explores trade cooperation with Belgium Embassy

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Mr. Abdullah Al Muwaiji, Chairman of the Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), has discussed strengthening trade cooperation and investment opportunities with Antoine Delcourt, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to the UAE.

The meeting, held at the Ajman Chamber’s headquarters, aimed to strengthen economic ties and promote Ajman as an attractive investment destination.

The discussions focused on bilateral economic, trade, and investment relations, with a particular emphasis on sectors such as tourism, industry, trade, education, health, and technology.

During the meeting, Mr. Al Muwaiji expressed Ajman Chamber’s commitment to expanding trade exchange and increasing investment values between Ajman and Belgium.

Further, the Ajman Chamber emphasized the readiness of the chamber to provide support and create a favorable investment environment for Belgian businesses, strengthening economic relations between companies in both countries.

The attendees highlighted the importance of bilateral meetings between business communities, exchanging experiences, and exploring opportunities for cooperation. They also emphasized the significance of participating in exhibitions, and events and increasing visits to foster future collaboration.

Mr. Delcourt praised the economic diversification of Ajman and the promising investment opportunities it offers.

The Ambassador provided an overview of Belgium’s key economic sectors and industries. According to the statement, “Non-oil trade between the UAE and Belgium reached approximately $7 billion in 2021, with Belgium ranking as the 4th trading partner of the UAE within the European Union.”

After the meeting, Mr. Al Muwaiji and Mr. Delcourt exchanged shields and souvenirs as a symbol of mutual appreciation and goodwill.

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