A leading company from Japan opened a corrugated paper box factory in Mingaladon Industrial Park on Monday. A ceremony to mark the opening of Oji GS Packaging Co,. Ltd was attended by Union Minister for Industry U Maung Myint, Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr Tateshi Higuchi, Malaysian Ambassador to Myanmar Mr Mohamed Hanif and the CEO of GS Packaging Co., Ltd Mr Kiyotakashindo, each of whom gave opening speeches. The ceremony concluded with ribbon-cutting and factory inspection. Oji Group has investments in eight countries in Asia and operates 34 factories. Together with Malaysian and Myanmar companies, it has established a joint venture company with a plan to open rubber products and purify water in Thilawa Special Economic Zone. Oji GS Packaging Co Ltd recently donated K5 million for flood-hit victims in Ayeyawady Region.