There are lots of manufacturing companies in Nigeria and even though we are still developing as a country, we are definitely blesses. The country is so growing fast and in the recent years, there have been birth of a lot of industries.
Nigeria is blessed with a lot of mineral resources and this alone has led to an higher number of manufacturing companies in Nigeria.
Nigeria economy has been noted as one of the fastest growing economy in the world and this is not just for show.
With the presence of the richest man and his ilk, Nigeria is a big player in the manufacturing industry in Africa today and the world at large.
Comprehensive List of Top Manufacturing Companies in Nigeria
This is not a complete list of industries in Nigeria, but it will serve as a pointer to know where our growth has gotten as we now boost of some of the biggest brand in Africa.
Nigerian Breweries was founded in Nigeria on the 16th of November 1946. They are the first and largest brewery in Nigeria.
Their products include alcoholic drinks such as gulder, Heineken, ace passion apple spark, star, legend extra stout, Goldberg lager, star lite lager and life continental lager as well as non-alcoholic drinks like maltina, malta gold, Amstel malta, climax energy drink and fayrouz.
Dangote groups is owned by the richest man in Africa, Aliko Dangote and among the industrial conglomerate in West Africa, it is the largest.
The company which was founded in 1981 produce sugar, flour, salt, steel, cement, oil and gas as well as packaging materials amongst others.
The conglomerate has other subsidiaries including Dangote Transport, Dangote Textiles, Dangote Cement, Dansa Foods Limited, Kura Holdings Limited and Dancom Technologies amongst others.
Flour Mills of Nigeria
Flour Mills of Nigeria is a private limited liability company in Nigeria which was founded in 1962.
The company produces Golden Penny flours which is very popular amongst bakeries, consumers and confectioneries in Nigeria.
Nestle is also a leading manufacturing brand in Nigeria.
Their range of products include coffee, infant foods, seasonings, frozen and refrigerated food, performance and healthcare nutrition, soup and sauces, bottled water, breakfast cereals, pet food as well as milkshakes and other beverages.
They are also the biggest food company in the world.
Unilever Nigeria is a major manufacturer in Nigeria founded in 1923 with a wide range of products. Some of her products include Royco, Lipton, Lux, Omo, Knorr, Lifebuoy, Pears, Blue Band, Sunlight, Close Up, Pepsodent and Vaseline.
Unilever is able to impact directly on the life of over 2 billion people in the world every through their great and quality range of products.
PZ Cussons is another major manufacturer in Nigeria with a wide variety of household products.
Some of these products include premier soap, Venus, Cussons baby, Joy soap, Robb, Nunu, Zip, yo, Morning Fresh, Haier thermocool and Nutricima amongst others.
Lafarge Cement is a manufacturer of cement in Nigeria.
The company which is headquartered in France came to Nigeria with the vision of contributing to the urbanization of Nigeria through the building of better cities in Nigeria.
British American Tobacco
British American Tobacco has been in Nigeria for almost a century and has the reputation of the leading marketer and manufacturer of tobacco in Nigeria.
Nexans Nigeria is a leading cable wire production in Nigeria.
The range of cabling products including industrial cables, instrumentation cables, power network cables, telecom network cables as well as indoor cables.
They have offices in Lagos, Kaduna and Ogun State.
DUFIL Prima Foods
De United Foods Industrial Limited (DUFIL) Prima Foods is the manufacturer of Indomie in Nigeria.
The company which was founded in 1995 produces one of Nigeria’s most consumed food which is Indomie Instant Noodles.
This is just a list of selected manufacturing companies in Nigeria and this list does not in anyway stand as an official document from any recognized body.
For informational use only!