Ambassador: 2020 will be a year of significant US investment in Greece

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Ambassador: 2020 will be a year of significant US investment in GreecePrivatization of key ports, starting with Alexandroupolis and Volos, as well as other energy and tourism infrastructure projects, such as the former Hellinikon airport

"The stage is set for a fantastically productive 2020, and many exciting opportunities lie ahead," US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt said late on Thursday in his address at the American Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, expressing confidence that there will be significant American investment in Greece during the coming year, ANA reports.

Development and Investment Minister Adonis Georgiadis stressed the new momentum in US investments in Greece during his address on behalf of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Georgiadis focused on meetings with very large US firms that the prime minister had in Washington, the result of which was that one of the top US renewable energy companies will open an office in Athens in two weeks and plans to invest half a billion dollars in Greece by 2020.

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