Unicer, the Portuguese beer and soft drinks producer, is considering establishing a beverage plant in Angola, it was reported by the country's press yesterday.

The reports said that Unicer chief executive officer Manuel Ferreira de Oliveira is planning a visit to Angola to discuss the investment opportunity.

A deal will apparently include the participation of local companies.

The company already has a presence in the country with export plans for 2003 of 40m litres.