The Prefecture of Chimborazo, through the Directorate of Productive Development, delivered 4 industrial machines such as: 1 coating machine, 2 for electronic straight sewing and 1 5-thread overlock; in addition, 1 industrial steam iron with tank, 1 circular cutter of three and a half inches; benefiting 13 women mothers of families, members of the association “ASOPROTEXTAWAT”, belonging to the Pallatanga canton.
Juan Pablo Cruz, Prefect of Chimborazo, together with his work team and Silverio Márquez, councilor of Pallatanga; participated in the act of handing over the equipment, which will serve to strengthen textile production in the city and province.
“It is a great contribution to the local economy and the development of our province (…) Pallatanga is one of the cantons that has an office of the Department of Productive Development Management, to serve producers and entrepreneurs,” said Juan Pablo Cruz , prefect of Chimborazo.
In addition to boosting the economy of all members of the association, new jobs are created, promoting local production. “We promote the commercialization of the products, through the fairs in the territory, which are articulated with the authorities of each locality,” said Cruz.
For his part, Yadira Briones, representative of “ASOPROTEXTAWAT”, thanked the Provincial Government, for the delivery of textile machinery that serves for the production and economic improvement of the area, “our aspiration is to be national producers by making our textile garments known ”, He concluded.