Chairman of the Kenya Private Sector Alliance Vimal Shah speaks next to Chairman of Shoreline Energy Pic: Photo Courtesy
Wealthy Bhimji Shah Family Of Kenya Builds $200 Million Industrial Park
Bidco Africa Group, the East African consumer goods giant owned by the wealthy Bhimji Shah family, has completed and launched a $200 million industrial park in Kiambu, a town within the Nairobi metropolitan region.
The industrial park, which will host the company’s beverage and food processing operations, was launched on Thursday during a ceremony that was attended by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. The park is situated on an 80-acre parcel of industrial land and comprises a 550,000 litres per day effluent treatment plant, a 90,000 litres per hour water filtration facility. The park also has a 66-kilovolt power station to supply 7.5 megawatts of electricity to the factory. Construction of the park began in 2016.READ MORE