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Interviews8.3.2016

Economy: An Overview of Tanzania by Mohammed Dewji of MeTL Group

Mohammed Dewji, CEO of MeTL Group
Mohammed Dewji, CEO of MeTL Group

MeTL Group

MeTL Group began in the early 1970s as a small trading business. It is now a leading economic force in Tanzania with major investments and successful operating companies in key business sectors. The Group employs more than 24,000 people across the country, in areas as diverse as trading, agriculture, manufacturing, energy, petroleum, financial services, mobile telephony, infrastructure, real estate, transport, logistics and distribution. MeTL Group is Tanzania's largest home-grown company, worth more than $1 billion, with a presence in 11 countries in Africa, such as Uganda, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia, Mozambique, Malawi, DRC and Tanzania.