Kenyan Packaging Firm Opens New Plant at Tatu City

Friendship Container Manufacturers Limited (FCML) has announced plans to establish a metal and plastic packaging plant at Tatu City.

The construction of FCML’s warehouse and office block is underway and will cover an area of 15,000 square metres at the Tatu Industrial Park, with completion and occupancy planned by the end of 2017.

The company’s CEO, Arun Shah, said the strategic move to Tatu Industrial Park will drive the business objectives of the company while positively influencing the social and economic landscape of Kenya.

“Friendship’s selection of Tatu Industrial Park underpins our company’s growth and expansion agenda. Not only will Friendship thrive in the business-friendly environment of Tatu Industrial Park that is free from the congestion we experience in Nairobi, we will provide job opportunities to additional people in the area apart from the 250 exisiting employees that will relocate to Ruiru,” Shah said.

Other companies building facilities at Tatu Industrial Park include; Chandaria Industries, Africa Logsitics Properties, Dormans, Unilever, Kim-Fay and Maxam.