After inaugurating it’s $100m diaper and tissue plant in 2017, Hayat Kimya Nigeria had begun operation on it’s 200,000 sqm factory located in Agbara, Ogun State.
Nigeria is believed to be importing ₦4bn worth of diaper and sanitary kits yearly.
With the completion of the facility which is powered by 14mW electricity, 1.3 billion units of diapers and 13,000 tons of tissues are expected to be produced yearly and jobs will also be readily available.
Nigeria is the first major investment hub in sub Sahara Africa for Turkish firm in who also has other 14 production sites around the world.
The Nigerian factory is currently ranked as the most modern Hayat Kimya plant in the world.
Brands in the Hayat Kimya production line includes Bingo, Molfix, Molped, Papia, Familia, Focus and Teno as well as Joly and Evony.