Jointly with the Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco and Japan Morocco Association, UNIDO ITPO Tokyo will organize “Morocco Aerospace Seminar” in Tokyo on Thursday, November 29 2018 at Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel.
The Kingdom of Morocco, with its strategic location in northwest Africa adjacent to European market as well as African, accelerates industrialization anchored by strong leadership on port and free zone development and tax incentives. Manufacturing and financial sectors are rapidly growing and nearly 50 Japanese companies are operating in the country.
According to the government of Morocco, a Memorandum of Agreement was signed between Morocco and Boeing, which consists of structuring a sourcing ecosystem formed by 120 suppliers eventually and an annual export of one billion dollars is targeted. Midparc is a free industrial zone for the aerospace industry, located right next to the main airport in Casablanca, the center of commerce and finance of the country. Bombardier’s parts factory, Eaton and Alcoa are some of the world leading aerospace companies which established production sites in Midparc. Airbus also opened a integrated platform of logistics and paintings in June 2018.
|Date/Time:||Thursday, November 29 2018, 14:00-15:30 (Registration opens at 13:40)|
|Venue:||Room “Iris C”, Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel (3F)
*Next to Tokyo Big Sight where Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2018 is held
|Organizer:||UNIDO ITPO Tokyo|
|Co-organizers:||Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in Japan
Japan Morocco Association
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
*For presentations in Japanese, English interpretation will be provided upon prior requests.
*English will not be interpreted into Japanese.
|Registration:||Please register your participation through an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
H.E. Mr. Mohammed Rachad Bouhlal (tbc)
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in Japan
|14:05||Opportunities in Aerospace Industry in Morocco
Mr. Ali Seddiki
Director of Aerospace Industry
Ministry of Industry, Investment, Trade and Digital Economy
Midparc Casablanca Free Zone
Boeing Ecosystem in Morocco
Overview of Business Climate in Morocco
Q & A
Mr. Yuko Yasunaga
Head, UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
*Please note programme details are subject to changes.
Contact for inquiries
UNIDO ITPO Tokyo (PIC: Gelegen (Mr.)/Shigematsu (Ms.))