publish time:2021-04-28 14:27 browse number:78
On July 30, 2019 (Burkina Faso time), the Minister of Agriculture, Salifou OUEDRAOGO signed an investment agreement with China Yunhong Holdings Group, led by its Chairman and CEO, Abe Li.
Minister Salifou lauded Mr. Abe Li's integrity and his positive impact on the international scene, qualities also praised by the President of Burkina Faso. The report of the country's Presidency also gave the Burkinabe a better understanding of Mr. Abe Li's investment philosophy, thus giving hope to this people, whom he also considers to be a remarkable man. This contract marks the first cooperation of Yunhong Group with Burkina Faso, for which the Ministry of Agriculture pledges its full support.
Mr. Abe Li said that upon his first meeting with Minister Salifou, he felt that they would become true lifelong friends, adding that the staff of this ministry is also very professional, which explains his optimism about this investment. During his visit, he got to know the local population and customs, and noted the warm and dynamic character of these people. This investment will live up to the expectations and improve the living conditions of the Burkinabe people owing to the strength of Yunhong Group.
The agreement covers an agricultural project, which includes the development of 10,000 hectares of farmland and the construction of a modern agricultural production and processing chain. Besides, the company also plans to donate $1 million worth of health products through the Embassy of Burkina Faso in China, to enable the Burkinabe to enjoy a healthy and happy life.