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New textile firm to create over 600 jobs in Burera

Published on August 30, 2017

Competition in the local textile sector could soon increase following the entry of a new player in the market. Burera Garment Factory is a joint project by Burera District and Noguchi Holdings, a Japanese venture capital firm, and is part of Integrated Craft Production Centres (ICPC) locally known as ‘Udukiriro’.

The factory that will soon start operations in the Northern Province district is a huge boost to the Made-in-Rwanda initiative and efforts toward self-reliance and import substitution, according to Jean Marie Niyonzima, the chief executive officer of garment factory. Read more. Source | New Times