Bayer invests $65 million in El Salvador

The company's plans contemplate investing another $8 million in a plant located in Ilopango and exporting to South America.

Monday, September 8, 2008

Since the Bonima Corporation changed hands to Bayer, the plant located in Ilopango has received $65 million in investment from the European Company, according to management.
"In the short term, the next 3 to 5 years, we are planning to invest $6 million euros," the equivalent of $8.54 million, explained Alejandro Alarcón, plant manager.



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