Manufacturing

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.
17-10-2010
Lafarge Cement Syria (LCS) commissioned its cement plant in Aleppo on October 14.
20-09-2010
Apollo, an Indian engineering firm, has started works on a project to increase capacity at a state-owned steel company.
13-09-2010
The Ministry of Economy has published the retail and wholesale prices for wheat flour to be sold by the state-owned General Company for Mills (GCM).   The Ministry of Economy has published the retail and wholesale prices for wheat flour to be sold by the state-owned General Company for Mills (GCM).
13-09-2010
Air Liquide, a French manufacturer of industrial gases, has commissioned its first production unit in Syria.
06-09-2010
Korean brands continued to hold a majority share of the Syrian car market in the first half of this year according to the state-owned General Foreign Trade Organisation.  
30-08-2010
The Arab Pharmacists Union (APU) has approved a project by its Syrian branch to set up a baby milk plant in Syria at a cost of USD 20 million, according to Adib Shanan, chairman of APU.
29-08-2010
LyondellBasell Industries NV, a Dutch producer of polyolefin, has announced that it was ending its business ties with Syria, as well as with Iran and Sudan, as it prepares to list on the New York Stock Exchange.
29-08-2010
Altoun Group has withdrawn from the contract it had won earlier this year to invest in, and develop, a state-owned cement plant.
08-08-2010
The combined value of the investments in Syria's industrial cities reached SYP 441.7 billion at the end of the first half of this year or an annual increase of 70 percent.
05-07-2010
Nahas Motors, a subsidiary of the Nahas Group, has become the exclusive dealer of Mitsubishi cars in Syria, adding a third global brand to its portfolio. Updated on July 06  
28-06-2010
A new decree issued by the Syrian President on June 22 introduces a set of measures to protect the country’s “emerging industries” against competing imports.
24-05-2010
Khalil Sultan Al-Abed, the Syrian agent of Iran Khodro, the Iranian car manufacturer, was assassinated in Damascus on May 16, 2010.

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