KPR makes first apparels export from Mekelle Industrial Park
Addis Ababa, January 28, 2019 (FBC) – KPR export PLC has made its first apparels export from Mekelle Industrial Park in Ethiopia.
The Company shipped its first container to the European Union market, said Abebe Abebayehu, Commissioner of Ethiopian Investment Commission.
“Industrial parks help attract and retain quality investors with sound capital, strong technology spillover and export growth contribution potential,” he said on Twitter.
The Coimbatore-based KPR Group set up a garment plant at Mekelle industrial park with $5 million with a capacity of 10 million units, providing employment for nearly 750 people.
The Coimbatore-based KPR Group, operates as an integrated apparel manufacturing company in India and internationally.
The company offers yarn, and knitted grey and dyed fabrics, as well as ready-made apparel.