UK Minister for Africa Visits Pittards
Pittards Products Manufacturing was recently visited by Mark Simmonds; UK Minister for Africa. In response to his visit, he commented on the progression of the Ethiopian investment climate and how discussions have been conducted to enable more UK investors to invest in the country. PPM General Manager Tsedenia Mekbib expressed her confidence in the company by announcing plans to export a considerable 1.5million gloves this year alone and begin domestic supply in the near future. The growing success of this company has also resulted in plans to raise the number of employees from 1,150 to over 6,000 within the next 5 years. Image: Mark Simmonds chats to members of staff at PPM with Tsedenia Mekbib, General Manager of PPM.