Sfax: car window glass manufacturing plant to be created in Skhira | Tunisia News Gazette

Sfax: car window glass manufacturing plant to be created in Skhira

A partnership agreement was signed between Tunisian group Catco and China Triumph International Engineering (CTIEC) for the creation of a car window glass manufacturing plant in Skhira delegation, Sfax governorate.

The investment portfolio in this project is estimated at 45 million dinars. The plant, which will be built over an area of 100 ha, will have a production capacity of 500 tonnes per day and will provide at least 530 jobs. The project will start operating in early 2019, according to the promoters’ estimates.

The agreement was reached on Thursday at the headquarters of Sfax governorate by Syrian businessman Fissal Abdullah, Chairman and CEO of CATCO Group and Slim Tissaoui, vice president of China Triumph Company.

The representative of the Chinese company said that his group has great ambitions on this new investment that will be achieved in the region of Sfax which offers many comparative advantages the infrastructure, logistics and sources of energy levels.

For his part, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Catco group said that this project is a first step on the way to launch an industrial unit manufacturing car components in the delegation of El Ghraiba, located some thirty kilometers South of Mahres and about twenty kilometers north of Skhira (governorate of Sfax).

Source: TAP News Agency

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