Representatives of Puławy Competence Center visiting Ethiopia
– We are very pleased that another major Polish company, and a potential investor appeared in Ethiopia. One of the priorities of the national development plan for our country is forming fertilizers and agriculture chemicals sector and you can count on support from the government in further activities in Ethiopia – said Mr. Mulatu Teshome, the President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia during a meeting with representatives of Puławy Competence Center and Grupa Azoty.
During 24 – 27th March Mr. Zenon Pokojski Ph. D. and Mr. Prof. Janusz Igras Ph. D. Eng took part in meetings with representatives of the Ethiopian government. During the talks, representatives of Puławy Competence Center and Grupa Azoty presented potential and their companies development directions as well as areas of possible cooperation with Ethiopian partners in agriculture and fertilizer industry.
The delegation led by Mr. Zenon Pokojski Ph. D. met with Ethiopian government representatives, including ministers, heads of government agencies in chemical and agriculture sectors, heads of research institutes and management of the largest state-owned company METEC. The delegation visited also the construction site of the first Ethiopian fertilizer plant in the western part of the country.
The above visit allowed to initially identify potential areas of future cooperation in transferring modern Polish technologies of production and fertilizers application. Polish delegates invited Ethiopian representatives to Poland to share solutions of consulting and distributing fertilizers.