|Albanian delegation impressed by exports at Beirut Port|
|A delegation of businessmen accompanying Albanian Prime Minister Fanos Nano on a two-day official visit to Lebanon visited the Beirut Port area Wednesday.
The delegation attended the permanent exhibition of local export products at the port, where they were met by Lebanese Industrialists Association member Mohammed Rifai. Rifai showed the businessmen and Nano around the exhibition, calling the quality of Lebanese exports "world famous."
He said that the industry had maintained its high standards "even in the most difficult of circumstances," during the Lebanese civil war.
According to a statement that was issued by the association, the Albanians were impressed by the quality of the products and expressed their "willingness to cooperate with Lebanon."
Beirut,07 19 2004
The Daily Star