Manufacturing

16-10-2011
The Ministry of Industry has allowed the manufacturing companies it oversees to rent out their services to private sector companies.
08-09-2011
Turkey’s Coca Cola Icecek has raised its stake in Syrian Soft Drink Sales and Distribution LLC, the company distributing Coca-Cola products in Syria, to 90 percent following a capital restructuring.
27-07-2011
The Ministry of Local Administration has announced that it is scrapping penalties levied on investors in the country’s industrial cities.
13-06-2011
Only a week after it announced it was stopping production at its Deir-ez-Zor plant, Vimpex, a paper trading and manufacturing concern owned by prominent businessman Nabil Kuzbari, said that it was resuming operations following a request from the workers at the plant.
06-06-2011
Vimpex, a paper trading and manufacturing company owned by prominent businessman Nabil Kuzbari, has stopped production at its paper plant located in Deir-ez-Zor.
15-05-2011
Syria produced 175,600 tons of TSP and 250,000 tons of urea last year, according to Government statistics.
03-01-2011
The Homs Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the establishment of a company that will provide solid waste management solutions including the establishment of treatment plants.
02-12-2010
The Ministry of Industry has issued a tender inviting private investment in Rastan Cement, a state-owned cement manufacturing company.
01-12-2010
Cemena, a subsidiary of Gulf Finance House, has announced that it had awarded the contract to build and equip a cement plant in eastern Syria with an annual capacity of 2 million tons to CBMI of China.
22-11-2010
The Italian government is providing a loan of EUR 25.8 million to support Syria’s agro-food industry, according to Hussam Youssef, head of the Export Development and Promotion Agency.
15-11-2010
The General Establishment of Geology and Mineral Resources has called in international companies to develop of a marble quarry and of asphalt deposits.
15-11-2010
Kuwait United Investments Company (KUIC) and ACICO of Kuwait are to start works on a USD 12 million insulated block plant in the Industrial City of Hessia, Khaled Al-Mashri, general manager of KUIC, said.
15-11-2010
United Arab Aluminum Company Syria has won a USD 8 million contract to conduct the aluminum and glass works for the new airport of Dakar, the capital of Senegal.
07-11-2010
Al-Badia Cement (ABC) has announced that it would start production from its plant in Abou Shamat next month.
24-10-2010
Bahi Motors, the Syrian dealership of BMW, the German car manufacturer, has announced a year-on-year increase of 22 percent in its sales at the end of September 2010.

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