ACCRA, Ghana, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The Finatrade Group of Companies has been recognised by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) for its contribution to national tax revenues, winning the award for third Best Taxpayer in Ghana. The GRA recognises firms in Ghana that are assiduous and consistent in their payment of tax.
Finatrade is known as one of the fastest growing companies in West Africa, and has become a household name in Ghana through its work in the agricultural commodities sector, handling rice, sugar, cocoa and frozen food, including frozen chicken imports.
Finatrade Director of Corporate Affairs, John Awuni, said: "This award was well-deserved and will help to spur our company, its Directors and employees, on to greater efforts. Finatrade is committed to continuing to contribute to the country's economic growth, especially via substantial support for its agricultural sector."
The Finatrade Group of Companies also remains active in the non-profit sector in Ghana, for example via the Finatrade Foundation.
The Finatrade Group of Companies consists of leading brands such as Sucatrade, which ships frozen food, such as chicken, in state of the art containers. Market Direct Limited Ghana (MDL Ghana), another member of the Finatrade Group, distributes rice by the sack throughout Ghana. Finatrade makes use of state of the art logistics facilities to support its food distribution network, including via the container port at Tema Harbour.
SOURCE Finatrade Group