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(UPDF) in conjunction with WATU-China have launched a filter manufacturing plant in Mbale.

01 February, 2024
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National Enterprise Cooperation (NEC) the business arm of the Ministry of Defense Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) in conjunction with WATU-China have launched a filter manufacturing plant at Mbale Industrial Park in Mbale City.

 


NEC managing director lieutenant general James Mugira said that Uganda continues to make strides in the automobile technology. Mugira said that quality filters will be produced at the newly opened plant.

 

WATU China Chairman Liu Qingshan said this was the first phase of the automobile technology and pledged to use his experience that spans 40 years in the automobile industry to benefit Ugandans.

 

State Minister for Defense Jacob Oboth Oboth asked WATU management to continue investing in Uganda so as to create more opportunities for Ugandans. Oboth Oboth urged Ugandans to buy locally manufactured products which is in line with the Buy Uganda, Build Uganda (BUBU) policy.

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