Uganda unveils largest transformer at its only manufacturing plant

Uganda, Mukono: Uganda’s largest power transformer has been unveiled at a transformer plant operated by the first private joint venture between Uganda and China, reports Xinhuanet.

Orion Transformers and Electrics Ltd. is the country’s only transformer manufacturing factory, which started production in 2015 and now produces 1,500 transformers and switchgears annually.

According to Hou Jianxiong, chairman of Orion Transformers and Electrics Ltd, the company hopes to invest $100 million in the factory and create 5,000 jobs.

Source: Xinhuanet