Tiens Group opens food factory in Ethiopia

14 July 2009

Tiens Group Co. Ltd. has opened a nutritional supplements producing factory in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on July 12, 2009.

The company spent about $3.5 million for this factory construction. The facility will produce eight kinds of food supplementary powder and capsules, which have been licensed by the Ministry of Health.

At its new factory, the company will produce food products by using advanced biotechnologies, by research of Chinese traditional herbals, culture of health care and advanced equipment and technologies. According to sources, the company said that currently over 15, 000 families are using the company's health products in Ethiopia.

Founded in 1995 by Li Jinyuan in Tianjin, China Tiens Group is a multinational conglomerate in fields like bio-tech, education, retail, tourism, finance, international trade and e-business, etc. Tiens Group entered the international market in 1997.