Somaliland: Resident Taiwanese Diplomat Tours Berbera Port

Somaliland: Resident Taiwanese Diplomat Tours Berbera Port
L-R a staffer a Taiwan embassy in Somaliland, Amb Allen Lou and Berbera port manager  Eng. Saeed Hasan Abdilahi pose after meeting

Somalilandsun: The governments of Somaliland and Taiwan are in pursuit avenues of utilizing the port of Berbera as the main conduit of trade between the two countries.

Thus was revealed during a tour of the port by a Taiwanese delegation led by  envoy to Somaliland Ambassador Allen C Lou in which they were hosted by a team led by the facility’s manager  Eng. Saeed Hasan Abdilahi

According to a report by Arabsiyo news Officials from both sides discussed a number of issues related to trade cooperation and the use of the Berbera International Port  by companies and  businesses in Taiwan who are said to be ready for investing  in Somaliland

After a  warm welcomed and guided tour  the Taiwanese delegation  was briefed on  the wide range of services provided by the Port and its commitment to being an export and import bridge between the region and rest of the world, especially  Taiwan, which has recently become a major hub trade with  Somaliland.

in a post meeting presser the port Manager Saeed Hassan Abdillahi said: “We had an important meeting this morning at the Berbera International Port with the  a Taiwanese delegation led by Ambassador  Allen C.Lou in which we discussed the beginning of a partnership between Taiwan Ports and local Ports” adding that also touched upon was  how Taiwanese-based shipping companies can use the Berbera port.

Taiwan and Somaliland established full diplomatic links earlier in the year that saw the two countries exchange ambassadors.