The project operates within the framework of the agreement signed between the Foreign Trade Training Center of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation and the Medium, Small and Micro Enterprise Development Agency.

to implement the program "Start Training for Exoprt Professionals" (STEP

With the aim of preparing and qualifying a new generation of exporters. Where project owners wishing to move towards exporting receive a specialized training course in the field of export and foreign trade (with a free grant), through which they learn about all topics related to the entire export course.

After the end of the training period, the graduates of the program are directed to Egyptian Enterprise Development Authority for Export Development / Egyptian Bank for Export Development in addition to several other financing bodies for those wishing to obtain soft loans / financing (when needed) in order to start or expand export activities.