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Madinah industrial investment opportunities highlighted during official tour

JEDDAH: The deputy minister of industry of mineral resources conducted a tour of factories in Madinah region, as part of the ministry’s efforts to investigate the challenges and opportunities within the area’s industrial sector.

Deputy Minister Osama bin Abdul Aziz Al-Zamil on Thursday inspected a number of industrial facilities in Madinah and Yanbu, where he met with investors to discuss potential opportunities. The Madinah region ranks fifth in the Kingdom in terms of the number of factories, with 312 in total. The region also ranks fourth in terms of its investment share worth, which is valued at SR 109.9 billion ($29 million).

News source ~ Arab News