The United States Consul General to Nigeria, Jeffrey Hawkins, recently disclosed that Procter & Gamble (P&G) Nigeria Limited, is leading the race for increased American investment in the nation’s economy.
Then Envoy stated this on his visit to the company’s new state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Agbara Industrial Estate, Ogun State.
Hawkins said:“It is very clear that the United States is very much interested in Nigeria and the Nigerian market and economy as an investment destination. That’s why our government has been actively involved in driving more American investment in Nigeria. We continue to encourage American companies to explore investment opportunities in Nigeria and motivate existing American companies to increase their investments in the country.
“Procter & Gamble Nigeria Limited is one American company that has consistently display confidence in the Nigerian economy and investment climate and has been at the forefront of increased American investments in Nigeria. It is also quite clear that American businesses, particularly Procter & Gamble in this case, is quite interested in the Nigerian market. As you can see, with this plant, Procter & Gamble has made Nigeria the hub of its business in this region,” he said.