African investment Mali-based manufacturer SCS International has launched the country’s first cardboard packaging production facility, La Malienne.
The plant is located in Kamalé, in the country’s south-western com-mune of Mandé, according to the information obtained by local news site Bamada.net. Among others, the plant will supply its output to businesses from the food industry.
In the long-term, the factory will be operated by a workforce of some 270 employees, enabling the company to make about 10,000 of var-ious packaging products per year. The value of the latest investment in Kamalé was not disclosed.