Portugal’s Ferneto opens Angola’s first detergent factory

14 May 2010

Lisbon, Portugal, 14 May – Ferneto, Portugal’s market leader in the baking industry equipment sector and which also owns a liquid detergent factory, is set to open a domestic and industrial cleaning product factory in Angola.

“we are the first to manufacture detergent in Angola, where we are already market leaders,”, Ferneto’s chairman, Carlos Neto told Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Negócios.

Two years after launching production in Angola, the Portuguese group decided to invest US$7.5 million in a new factory.

Located in the Viana area, the Mitam (name of the company) factory is due be opened by the Angolan Industry Minister, Joaquim David. (macauhub)