30 May 2010 – Iraq Directory
The first international fair for food products and household items continue in Basrah for the third day, with over 40 Turkish companies, as well as a number of international and local companies.
Salem Shaier director of (ATILIM), a Turkish Company participating in the exhibition, said that the exhibition aims to establish trade cooperation between the participating companies and Iraqi traders, indicating their intent to a similar exhibit next year.
Turkish Consul in Basrah, Ali Reza Oozjo, said that the exhibition, which consists of a number of suites, will contribute in the development of economic relations between the two countries.
Aozjo said many Turkish companies intend to invest in the province.
Basrah International Airport has witnessed last month, an exhibition of construction materials and construction equipment, and participated more than 30 Turkish companies. The second exhibition which is scheduled to end on Friday, is larger than the previous exhibition.