The workshop was held at the headquarters of ACDIMA, in the presence of a large number of drugs production, distribution, and exportation companies' representatives.
The workshop also witnessed the attendance of Olfat Ghorab, chairperson of ACDIMA, and the legal and economic advisors to the ECA.
, which is a combined Arab company including Kuwait, owns a number of subsidies in Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Sudan and is undergoing a new project in Libya.
He added that ACDIMA profits amounted to EGP 157bn in 2017.
The minister's statement came on the sidelines of the general assembly meeting of the company, as he explained that the ACDIMA produces about 14% of the drugs traded in the local market.
Mokhtar Shehab El-Din, the Director General of the Arab Company of Drug Industries and Medical Appliances (ACDIMA
The Arab Company for Drug Industries & Medical Appliances (ACDIMA
) comes on top of EIPICO's shareholders with 43%, followed by Medical Professions Investment Company with 5.7%.