Manufacturing & Industry

11-09-2012
The state-owned Misrata Food Industries Company (Mourooj) says it has completed the majority of repair work on a factory that had been destroyed by a fire.
05-09-2012
Libya's Ministry of Industry held a recent workshop to discuss its 2013-30 development strategy, which outlines a number of priority areas.
27-08-2012
The Ministry of Industry says that a committee responsible for considering tax exemptions on industrial projects will start work next month.
13-08-2012
Al Ahliya Cement says it plans to double the production capacity at its Zliten plant.
05-08-2012
The Ministry of Industry has announced the creation of a new fund to support local industrial projects and investments in Libya.
29-07-2012
The Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO) says that its production is 'close' to pre-war levels and it has reduced its prices.
19-07-2012
The Libyan Tractors and Agricultural Equipment company has resumed manufacturing tractors at its factory in Tajura, in the eastern suburbs of Tripoli.
07-07-2012
The state-owned Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO), one of the country's largest industrial concerns, held a General Assembly on 3 July.
21-06-2012
A government spokesperson said on 20 June that the Misrata-based Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO) was now running at full production capacity.
12-06-2012
The state-owned Libyan Iron and Steel Company (LISCO) has said the majority of its plant in Misrata is functioning and hopes to reach full capacity by the end of 2012.
06-06-2012
The second Arab-Turkish Industrial Cooperation Conference was held in Benghazi on 3-4 June, with Libya signing MoUs with several other countries.
06-06-2012
Al Madina Misurata, one of Libya's larger paints manufacturers, says that its production is back to 80% of pre-war levels and has recently purchased several other factories.
02-06-2012
Libya's largest dairy products company says that its first-half sales in 2012 will be above 2010 levels, and expects the factory to more than double its production later in the year.
01-05-2012
In response to local opposition, the Ministry of Industry has explained the reasoning behind the government's plan to open up the state-owned Abu Kemash Chemicals Complex to local and foreign investment.
11-04-2012
Sharjah’s Al Sharif Investment Group says it will form a joint venture with two Libyan government funds, the Libyan Social and Economic Development Fund (ESDF) and the Libyan Investment Portfolio (LIP), for an aluminium and glass production plant.