Signing of MoU between EDB Mauritius and TPO Iran
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Economic Development Board (EDB) Mauritius and the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO Iran) to further consolidate EDB’s market development and diversification strategies and expand collaboration, among others, in the following areas:
- investment promotion in export-oriented manufacturing, light engineering, agro-processing, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, freeport and logistics, ICT, construction, hospitality, education and film industry etc.;
- trade promotion with focus on exploring the Islamic Republic of Iran as a potential export market for made in Mauritius products such as textile and apparel, special sugars, processed foods, medical devices and jewellery etc.; and
- encouraging Iranian companies to use Mauritius for manufacture of consumer goods for exports and benefit from preferential market access, mainly to Southern and Eastern Africa.