Namibia has asked India for assistance in manufacturing of fertiliser and vaccines. It has also called for joint ventures with India in mining and exploration. In the third session of the India-Namibia joint trade committee meeting on Wednesday, the two countries also agreed to cooperate in development of hydro-projects and water resource management, according to an official release.
“The Namibian side encouraged joint ventures in mining and mineral exploration, trade of precious and semi-precious gems and stones and development of skills through training in gems & jewellery to encourage local value addition,” the release said. Cooperation in tourism was also discussed and the two countries decided on an agreement to facilitate joint training and development of tourist destinations.