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TY Kente Weaving

Date : 2010-02-15 02:12:30

DescriptionT.Y. Kente Weaving Enterprise is a medium scale weaving enterprise located at Agortime Akpokope in the Ho District of the Volta region of Ghana. The company started in 1992 and registered in 1998. Its main products are Kente cloth products woven on local looms and include mufflers, Stoles, Shawls, mats, tablecloths, window and door curtains, bedcovers with pillow cases, wall hangings, hats, ties and bowties. The managing director is Mr. Thompson Yao Avornyotse, a young dynamic entrepreneur with much vision, drive and initiative. The enterprise has 24 weavers and is managed with the assistance of a supervisor. The founder has also been instrumental in forming the Agortime Kpetoe Weavers Association comprising 130 handloom textile weavers, of which he is the current chairman.

Street AddressHouse No. AK/D/191 Akpokofe Via Kpetoe

CityVolta Region


Name of InstitutionTY Kente Weaving

Phone(233 20) 817 56 07


Fax(233 24) 473 92 40

Type of ActivitySupport Institution

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