Today, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, Minister of Supply and Internal Trade, Dr. Ali El-Moselhy, Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, and Major General A.H. Walid Abul-Magd, Director General of the National Service Projects Authority for the Armed Forces.
The official spokesman for the Presidency of the Republic stated that the meeting dealt with following up the situation regarding the strategic stock of basic supply commodities, and the government's efforts to provide them to citizens at the level of the Republic.
The President has constantly directed efforts to provide basic food commodities and enhance the strategic reserve of them, in order to meet the needs of citizens in appropriate quantities and prices, and to make them available at government and supply outlets at the level of the Republic.
They also reviewed plans to develop a number of food industry companies, especially Qaha and Edfina, in order to restore their outstanding production, with the aim of enhancing the value of the national product in the local market, increasing its competitive capabilities, and maximizing export opportunities.
Source: Al-Ahram Gate