Meeting with a group of members of the BSD commercial company of Germany, mayor of Tabriz and president of the Islamic Council of Tabriz discussed on economic, cultural and academic interactions between Tabriz and BSD.
In this meeting, both sides emphasized on the start of cooperation in the areas of economic, commerce, new energies, environmental issues, waste recycling, leather and shoe business between Tabriz and state of Rhineland-Pfalz.
Iraj Shahin Baher, while welcoming and expressing his gratitude to the group, stated that economic issues shaping basis of cities development are among essential and prioritized indexes for the cities.
Elsewhere Shahin Baher declared that Tabriz is one of the most active excellence hubs of shoe business in the Middle East. ”In spite of the fame of such industry along with the other industries like carpet, shoe business should be integrated with new technologies and sciences to compete in the world markets, “he said.
During the meeting, Dr. Shakur Akbarnejad, president of the Islamic Council of Tabriz, emphasized on the expansion of sustainable relations between Tabriz and Rhineland-Pfalz in different grounds such as scientific and academic ones.
Later Mr. Unal Kaymakci, one of the senior managers of this company, recalled historical and cultural commons with East Azerbaijan as one of the significant preferences of his attendance in Tabriz and added that Primasens is a city with a long tradition in shoe manufacturing; as well Tabriz has a very long history in shoe business. Hence, both cities can share experiences producing well-qualified shoes in the world.
He finally stated: "We would like to have long sustainable relationships with Tabriz in plenty of fields to increase further business, academic and scientific transactions."