JIEC: 829 Companies Invest JOD2.7b in H1-2017

تم نشره في Mon 25 September / Sep 2017. 12:00 AM
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AMMAN —AlGhad— Total investments by 829 companies in the Jordan Industrial Estates Corporation (JIEC) over the first six months of the year, H1-2017, has reached JOD2.7 billion, according to Corporation Chairman, Dr Luai Suhweil.

Most of the Corporation’s 64.1 thousand employees are Jordanian, Dr Suhweil underscored.

Furthermore, he explained to AlGhad that most of the Corporation’s work is centred around the national foodstuff, constructions, fabric, pharmaceutical, and plastics industries.

Regarding investments, Suhweil also underlined that more than 50 per cent of the Corporation’s total investment is comprised of national, Jordanian capital.

Notably, at this point, there are six industrial cities across Jordan, from Irbid in the north, to Aqaba down south.