Egypt ranked first in medicine industry: official
Tuesday، 04 August 2020 - 11:38 AM
Head of the medicine industry division at the Federation of Egyptian Industries Ahmed el Ezaby said on Monday August 3, 2020 drug industry in Egypt is witnessing continuous development, noting that Egypt is ranked first among Arab and African states in that industry.
In statements to MENA, Ezaby said Egypt has gone a long way in the field of pharmaceutical research.
The State has the essential elements of leadership in the medicine sector, especially with more than 150 existing factories at the present time, he added.
In the same regard, the official noted that there are multiple comparative advantages for the pharmaceutical sector in Egypt, which he said qualifies it to open new markets in Africa.