|Arab Federation For Paper,
Printing And Packaging Industries
The Federation consists of a group of public, private and mixed institutions, committees, federations, companies and offices incorporated in the Arab countries and operating in the field of manufacturing and trading paper, printing, wrapping and packaging industries as well other industrial varieties that are directly and complementarily related to the above mentioned industries. They are hereafter dominated called by "The Projects" for the purpose of the present regulations.
has a juristic personality and a legal capacity to undertake its
mission and achieve its objectives. It is financially and administratively
independent within the limit of the decisions taken by the Board
Baghdad city is the headquarters of the Federation. The Federation
is entitled to open branches and offices according to a decision
taken by the Board of Directors, which defines their competences
and jurisdictions with the limit of its authority.
to the concept of the said regulations, the term " paper industries"
means the pulp and paper production as well as other processing
industries in which paper becomes a component including printing,
packaging and filling in different shapes and types.
The Federation aims at coordinating, developing and strengthening
the technical, scientific, commercial and industrial relations amongst
its members in the paper, printing, filling and packaging industries.
Moreover, It aims at establishing policies and programs in order
to contribute in achieving the Arab industrial growth and complementarity
answering the current and future requirements of such industries
on the Arab national leveling such a way as to obtain self-sufficiency.
The opening session of the seminar of the
Arab Federation for Paper, Printing and Packaging that took place
in Beirut on the 18th, 19th and 20th of September 2002 under the
auspices of the Minister of Industry in Beirut Mr. Georges Frem.