The Mayor of Misrata, Mustafa Kerwad, opened the Made in Libya Exhibition on Thursday.

The 4-day event is organized by Al-Raed Alliby Company for Consulting, Development and International Cooperation under the patronage of the Libyan Iron and Steel Company and the Sada Industrial Furniture Company.

The opening ceremony was attended by Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy and Industry, Jaber Baraka, and a number of officials and representatives of the participating parties in the exhibition.

In his speech, Kerwad praised the organizers of the exhibition and the efforts exerted to show local products. He urged the establishment of such exhibitions, which would promote local products so as to compete with imported products. The exhibition will feature several pavilions for local industries, products and materials, and will continue until the 4th March.