President William Ruto’s trip to Italy has yielded fruits after
Rino Mastrotto Group, the largest leather products manufacturer in Italy with
presence in several countries across the world, expressed its interest in
setting base in Kenya after holding talks with him.
to the company’s founder, Rino Mastrotto, he is ready to expand operations to
Africa through Kenya and would consider a partnership with the Government of
President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy, William Ruto.
welcomed Rino Mastrotto Group to Kenya, pledging a conducive business
environment and ready market for leather products.
desire by Rino Mastrotto Group, one of the world’s largest leather companies,
to explore possibilities of setting up shop in Kenya is welcome.”
will create jobs for youth; increase farmers’ incomes; consolidate our status
as the gateway to Africa and expand the manufacturing sector,” said Ruto.
investor-friendly climate, skilled labour market and a huge consumer base make
it an attractive investment destination,” he added.
Kenyan DAILY POST