ILLOVO MALAWI – OVERALL BEST EXHIBITOR AT MALAWI INTERNATIONALTRADE FAIR
"ILLOVO MALAWI – OVERALL BEST EXHIBITOR AT MALAWI INTERNATIONALTRADE FAIR"
ILLOVO MALAWI won the “overall best exhibitor” award at the 26th Malawi International trade fair which took place from 20-26 June at the Trade fair grounds in Blantyre. The Trade fair, themed “Productivity: a key to exploiting export opportunities”, attracted 250 local and international exhibitors.
The President of the Republic of Malawi, His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, presented the award to Managing Director of Illovo Malawi, Patrick Mitchell.
At the trade fair Illovo showcased various social responsibility projects that the company is undertaking in the country, such as the growing of maize to assist vulnerable communities affected by drought. The company also exhibited various types of sugar, cane varieties, fortification of domestic sugar with Vitamin A and explained to patrons about the sugar- making process, export and domestic markets and the contribution that the company is making to the economic development of the country.
At the 25th Malawi International Trade Fair in 2013 Illovo Malawi won the ‘best exporter’ award.
MALAWI’S PRESIDENT, His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, congratulates Illovo Malawi MD Patrick Mitchell (right) on the company’s success.