Regional Director of the International Cooperation Agency JICA Visits Jericho Agro Industrial Parkadmin
A Mission of the International Cooperation Agency (JICA) led by Mr. Shiginori Ogawa the Regional Director, Visited Jericho Agro Industrial Park, in order to gain an analysis of challenges, opportunities, and recommendations for implementing JICA Projects and improving the business-enabling environment at JAIP.
The Delegation met with the Chief Executive Officer of PIEFZA Dr. Ali Shaath, Eng. Said Dwaikat Member of the Board of directors at Jericho Agro Industrial Park Company, currently designated as the Acting General Manager, and Mr. Ali Erakat Marketing and Sales Manager at the Company. The Discussion mainly focused on reviewing different quality management and Operation standards for the programs provided by JICA to the tenants, encompassing the Project Management, Product development, manufacturing and other service activities, as all JICA support Programs aimed to reduce cost on tenants, and support them to expand their networks, and reach international markets.
The visit provided an insight into all the steps that are being undertaken to build a world-class manufacturing Environment with all services in place , as PIEFZA and JAIPCo both ensured their commitment and their continues collaboration to improve processes, increase quality Management, and ensure consistent high standards of quality operations at JAIP along with the support received from Japan Government and its People.
A field visit was conducted after the meeting to the Factories. Where JAIP Tenants welcomed the delegation and gave a brief about their products