AKETI/BRUXELLES. Part Sociale, specimen. green, buff, red, black. #123200. Founded 1919 by Cominière and Lever. They had several businesses at Uélé, including oil fruits, cotton, coffee, rice, wood and rubber plantations. In 1929, Cominière regrouped its industrial activities in Comuélé, as well as a fleet of ships between Uélé and Léopoldville. In 1930 the company president became Josse Allard (of Banque Allard fame). A profitable company, also after WWII. Colourful vignette of two African ladies and a plant.
Themes: COLONIES, MINES (no gold, silver, coal)
BELGIAN CONGO, BELGIUM
VAN DER AA
Startprice: € 20