11 - 13 Oct 2023


China to Support Ghana in Constructing $100 Million Chocolate Factory

Government has announced a joint partnership deal with the Chinese Government to construct a 100 million dollar chocolate factory at Sefwi-Wiaso.

According to the sector minister, Dr. Akoto the Chinese will provide 60 million dollars for the project and Ghana Government will bring the remaining 40 million dollars.

The factory if completed is expected to add value to the country's cocoa beans and provide jobs for the youth .The Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has revealed that Government of Ghana and its Chinese counterpart are on the verge of signing a 100 million dollar deal to construct a chocolate factory at Sefwi-Wiaso in the Western North Region. Speaking at a coach supply chain program organized by Ecobank Ghana, the sector minister noted that the joint partnership deal will soon be signed in Ghana.“We have agreed with the Chinese who are ready to bring 60 million dollars while Ghana looks for some Ghanaian investors who will be ready to bring 40 million dollars,” he said.via Yen.com 

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