On his Face Book posting today,President Mahama has initiated the campaign “Buy Made in Ghana” to encourage Ghanaians to patronize local products. His Excellency announced few concrete measures:
- A new sugar processing plant in Komenda to support the demand locally and… reduce the level of imports
- An agreement between the Tema Oil Refinery and Petro Saudi which to revamp operations of the refinery which in turn would reduce the foreign exchange problems facing the country.
- Strategic partnerships to produce Jute Sacks which is currently imported. -Mr. President requested the Electricity Company of Ghana to encourage the production of electrical materials locally.