Porto Novo, Jul 16 (Inforpress) – The Pozolana factory situation, which has been closed six years ago, remains on the agenda of the Porto Novo residents, who insist on the need for public authorities to find investors in this industry of great potential in the municipality of Porto Novo, Santo Antão.
The residents have repeatedly warned of the situation of the cement plant, which was disabled in 2013, due to alleged financial difficulties, and in response, the City Hall guarantees, in partnership with the Government, “to do everything possible” to “engage “investors in this industry, currently in a situation of abandonment.
Pozolana, whose reserves are around ten million tons, constitute “a strategic resource” for the development of the municipality of Porto Novo, according to local officials, who are therefore continuing to promote this natural resource, with a view to find “a strategic partner”.
So far, some investors, including one Chinese, have been interested, according to City Hall of Porto Novo, which reaffirms its intention to “work” with the government in order to “seduce” the investors in this cement plant.
JM / ZS / HVF