The Enugu Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, ECCIMA, has commended the management of Dangote Group of companies for adding value to Nigeria’s economic growth.
The President of the chamber, Mr Emeka Udeze, gave the commendation on Thursday during the Dangote Special Day at the ongoing 30th Enugu International Trade Fair in Enugu.
Udeze said that Dangote currently operating in almost every sector of the economy, was still expanding and going stronger across Africa.
Dangote is the major producer of so many products such as cement, sugar, spices, noodles and flour.
“Today, Dangote business and entrepreneurship has spread to many parts of African continent, employing thousands of people across the world of with about 85% Nigerians,” udeze, said
He said the company had shown high degree of vision, creative thinking and business aresearch,
Udeze expressed hope that in no distant time, Dangote Refinery would address the challenges associated with availability and cost of refining petroleum products overseas.
Speaking at the occasion, the group’s Deputy Regional Sales Director, South East, Mr Johnson Olaniyi, said that Dangote fertilizer would soon flood the Nigerian markets.
He pointed out that the company’s fertiliser plant had the capacity of producing 2000 metric tons per day.