The Federal Government says it will do everything within its powers to encourage manufacturers in the state improve their capacity for increased productivity.
Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo disclosed this at Onitsha when he met with industrialists whose companies situate at the Industrial Habour Layout, Onitsha.
During the meeting, all the manufacturers in the industrial layout exhibited their products in various stands while the Vice President, accompanied by Governor Willie Obiano, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige and others moved round to inspect them.
Speaking after the inspection, Vice President Osinbajo who said he was impressed by the sheer enterprise which the Layout reflects, noted that there is no doubt that Anambra is the industrial hub of the country.
He explained that the visit was part of efforts by the Federal Government to strengthen the domestic economy by reviving local industries in the country to create job opportunities for youths in the country.
The Vice President who revealed that the Federal Government is working with the State Government to improve the condition of industrialists and business people through series of demands which Governor Obiano has made for the traders, assuring that he will report back to President Muhammadu Buhari what he has seen in the State for onward interventions.