Manufacturing & Industry

Libya's Ministry of Industry has held a meeting to review its various departments and subsidiaries, including the Development Bank. 
The Ahliya Cement Company, which is listed on the Libyan Stock Market, says it will hold an annual general meeting on 13 November to discuss the 2010 financial year.
Libya's industrial authorities recently held a workshop to discuss potential plans to find a private-sector partner for the Abu Kemash chemicals complex in Zuwara.
The Tripoli-based juice maker, which is part-owned by a Bosnian firm, says it has expansion plans for next year despite experiencing operational challenges in 2012. 
The state-owned Misrata Food Industries Company (Mourooj) says it has completed the majority of repair work on a factory that had been destroyed by a fire.
Libya's Ministry of Industry held a recent workshop to discuss its 2013-30 development strategy, which outlines a number of priority areas.
The Ministry of Industry says that a committee responsible for considering tax exemptions on industrial projects will start work next month.
Al Ahliya Cement says it plans to double the production capacity at its Zliten plant.
The Ministry of Industry has announced the creation of a new fund to support local industrial projects and investments in Libya.
The Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO) says that its production is 'close' to pre-war levels and it has reduced its prices.
The Libyan Tractors and Agricultural Equipment company has resumed manufacturing tractors at its factory in Tajura, in the eastern suburbs of Tripoli.
The state-owned Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO), one of the country's largest industrial concerns, held a General Assembly on 3 July.
A government spokesperson said on 20 June that the Misrata-based Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO) was now running at full production capacity.
The state-owned Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO) has said the majority of its plant in Misrata is functioning and hopes to reach full capacity by the end of 2012.
The second Arab-Turkish Industrial Cooperation Conference was held in Benghazi on 3-4 June, with Libya signing MoUs with several other countries.