Akij signs deal with Bühler Asia for high-tech flour mill
Akij Essentials Ltd has signed an agreement with Swiss multinational plant equipment manufacturer Bühler Asia Private Ltd, Singapore to establish a latest technology flour mill with a 600-tonne daily production capacity located in Narayanganj.
This is one of the big investments in food commodity business by Akij Essentials, a press release said.
The signing ceremony took place at The Westin Dhaka on May 17, where the top management of Akij Essentials and the high officials of Bühler South East Asia Region and Bangladesh along with Nathalie Chuard, Switzerland ambassador to Bangladesh, were present.
Nathalie has mentioned that it is a remarkable initiative on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Swiss-Bangladesh diplomatic relationship.
Through this collaboration, Bühler is providing state of the art Swiss products, technology and service to Akij in a mutually beneficial way, which is also reinforcing food security in Bangladesh.