On Monday 25th of February, the Dutch minister of Finance, Wopke Hoekstra, visited Manter.
The minister came to Emmen, where Manter is located and brought a visit with Henk Jumelet a.o. After a warm welcome by owners Herman Wehkamp and Peter Lenferink, a short presentation was given about Manter and the growing export of Manter machines. Of course they also received a tour in the factory. From bare frames to completely finished machines, the minister could see the entire proces of building Manter machines. A demonstration of the Pouchfiller gave a good impression of how the machine operates. All attendees, including the minister, where impressed with Manter and the machines.