Record

Ref NoGB1752.UAC/2/20
TitleUAC of Ghana Ltd
DescriptionCompany incorporated 16 March 1948 as UAC (Gold Coast) Ltd. Renamed The United Africa Company of the Gold Coast Ltd 1954, The United Africa Company of Ghana Ltd 1957, and UAC of Ghana Ltd 1 March 1973.In 1992 UAC of Ghana Ltd merged with Lever Brothers Ghana Ltd to form Unilever Ghana Ltd. From the 1950s, with African political development and independence, it was demanded that the subsidiary companies be registered in the countries in which they operated and given autonomy. As a result, in 1954 UAC (Gold Coast) Ltd became The United Africa Company of the Gold Coast Ltd, and in 1957, The United Africa Company of Ghana Ltd, with a nominal capital of £5 million.

This section contains the records of the Gold Coast Department of the United Africa Company, later succeeded by The United Africa Company of Ghana Ltd.

NOTE: Access to this collection may be restricted as cataloguing is still in progress. Certain records may also be closed in line with UARM's policy on confidentiality and closure periods. Please contact archives@unilever.com for more information
Date1883-1993
Extent33 boxes & 8 outsize items [ongoing]
LevelSub sub collection
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