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Metaphil International registered as PEZA enterprise
Thursday, June 28, 2007

Metaphil President and Chief Operating Officer Napoleon Pe accepts the Certificate of Registration for Metaphil International, Inc. as an ecozone export enterprise from PEZA Director General Atty. Lilia de Lima after signing the PEZA registration agreement. Also present during the signing were Metaphil Chief Information Officer and AVP for Procurement Zeny Novabos (left), VP for Marketing Felma Yap (2nd from right), and Marketing Manager Alanie Diaz (right).
Metaphil International, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Aboitiz Construction Group, Inc, recently signed a Registration Agreement with the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA), making the company officially registered as an ecozone export enterprise.  Metaphil President and Chief Operating Officer Napoleon Pe and PEZA Director General Atty. Lilia de Lima signed the agreement at the PEZA head office in Manila.

Pe thanked De Lima for the immediate action on Metaphil’s registration application. “PEZA is here to serve you,” assured de Lima.

Metaphil International, Inc. has big plans.  Even while the registration requirements were still being worked on, plans for the building of world-class modular fabrication facilities in Balamban were already underway. 

With the expansion, Pe said that Metaphil can provide more attractive job opportunities to Filipinos.  De Lima estimates that over 100,000 Filipinos will benefit from the expansion of Metaphil and Tsuneishi, taking into account five members per family.

Tsuneishi Heavy Industries (Cebu), Inc., a shipbuilding company based in Balamban, Cebu, is the fourth largest shipbuilder in the world. Metaphil International will supply and service specialized fabrication components and assemblies, as well as provide engineering and design services to international clients.

Aboitiz Construction Group, Inc., an ISO company trusted for 30 years for its quality and reliable construction performance, manages Metaphil International.

Also present at the PEZA signing were Metaphil VP for Marketing Felma Yap, Chief Information Officer and AVP for Procurement Zeny Novabos and Marketing Manager Alanie Diaz.