Sudanese President and Qatari Defense Minister Inaugurate Clothing Factory

Khartoum, Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir, HE Minister of State for Defense Affairs Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah, and HE Turkey’s Defense Minister Fikri Isik, inaugurated today the new phase of Sur clothing factory which is an owned partnership between Qatar, Sudan and Turkey.
In the ceremony, Al Bashir stated that the factory represents a successful model of administration and investment for the economy and a resettlement of new technology, including enhancement of capacities and transfer of expertise, in addition the factory provides new initiatives to better the environment, social responsibility and maintain the welfare of the labors.
The president confirmed the determination to continue supporting Sur factory in its plan to achieve its goals to serve the international society, by opening up global markets to service army alliances, adding that the will of giving of Sudan’s partners is able to determine opportunities and maximizing the capabilities through building partnerships. In addition, the Sudanese Minister of Industry expressed that the factory is considered a great leap in industrial development in the country, while offering a successful model for the partnerships in the economic world.
The ceremony inaugurated the opening of the new building of the Sur military and civilian clothing factory and the building of the Sur International Investment Company Ltd. The factory aims to provide high quality military, logistic and civilian products to the Middle East and Africa following global standards.
New production lines are scheduled to open this May, where the Sur Company supports the Sudanese economy through exporting to Qatar, Turkey, Kenya , Somalia and other countries.
A number of Ministry Excellences and senior officials in the field of textile industry in Sudan, along with Military and diplomatic officials from Qatar, Sudan and Turkey attended the ceremony.

Source: Qatar News Agency