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Unilever Mulls Making Tea, Detergents in Ukraine

22.04.2010 | kyivweekly.com.ua

Unilever, one of the world´s largest manufacturers of consumer goods, is considering the possibility of starting manufacturing tea and detergents in Ukraine, The companys Vice President for Finance in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus Ramko Vessels told InvestGazeta.

What concerns our investment plans, our nearest priority is developing production facilities in Ukraine, he said. This is tea production, we have several brands [Lipton, Brook Bond, Besida]. We also seek to develop manufacturing of a line of detergents of Domestos and Cif in Ukraine, Vessels said. Curently the company eyes building own production facility from scratch or acquire an exiting property. Unilever brands, such as Knorr, Lipton, Dove are sold in more than 160 countries.

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