Rolls Royce seals $300 million deal at UK-Lebanon Business & Investment eventStaff Writer | December 13, 2018
Senior Cabinet Ministers, including International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox and International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt, met with Lebanese PM Saad Hariri, as he leads a delegation to the inaugural UK-Lebanon Business Investment Forum in London.
Britain Trent 7000 engines
The deal will see the British company providing support for the Trent 7000 engines which power the Airbus aircraft. The combined value of the engines and services to Rolls-Royce is approximately $300 million.
The economic relationship between UK and Lebanon is growing stronger, with a range of significant opportunities opening up for British companies in recent months.
Lebanon’s $23bn Capital Investment Programme, with more than 200 projects in transport, power-generation and water supply is open for UK companies to bid on. ■