Hossein Amirabdollahian and his Ugandan counterpart Haji Odongo discussed expanding economic and trade relations during the meeting.
Referring to the importance of Africa in the foreign policy agenda of the 13th Iranian administration, Amirabdollahian said Uganda has an important status in this regard.
The senior Iranian diplomat announced the willingness of the Iranian private sector to implement technical and engineering projects and the presence of more Iranian businessmen, including knowledge-based companies, in Uganda, according to the Iranian Foreign Ministry website.
While commending the emphasis placed by the administration of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on expanding trade and economic relations with African countries, the Ugandan Foreign Minister said that the exchange of economic and trade delegations with the Iran had grown over the past year.
He stressed that it is a good opportunity to strengthen relations between the two countries as much as possible.
Haji Odongo added that cooperation in international forums, mutual support of candidates of the two countries in specialized institutions and agencies and exchange of views on the use of clean energy were among the most important topics of the talks. between the foreign ministers of Iran and Uganda.