THE MANAGING DIRECTOR OF ABIDJAN PORT AUTHORITY (APA) WELCOMED THE CHARGE D’AFFAIRES OF IRANIAN EMBASSY.
Monday 23 August 2021
The Managing Director of Abidjan Port Authority (APA), Mr. Hien Y. SIÉ, met this Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021, with his excellency sir AHMADI Hamid Reza, Chargé d’Affaires of the Islamic Republic of Iran embassy based in Côte d’Ivoire. During the meeting, the Iranian diplomat said he had come to express his country's will to develop and strengthen the bilateral relations between Côte d'Ivoire and Iran in the fields of defense, security, trade, port and maritime activities. His excellency sir AHMADI Hamid Reza revealed that Iran wants to create a direct maritime line with Côte d’Ivoire as many Iranian economic operators are interested in the Ivorian destination. The Port Authority welcomed this initiative and affirmed its commitment to support actions aimed at improving cooperation between the two countries.