He went round a room dedicated to education in the revolutionary history and a room dedicated to the history of the factory.
Seeing with deep emotion the significant photos of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il on show at the room dedicated to the revolutionary history, he said that the factory traveled the path of its praiseworthy development under the wise leadership and particular care of Kim Il Sung who brought about the beginning of the cosmetics industry of the country and of Kim Jong Il who chose the site of the factory at the foot of a cozy mountain in the picturesque southern Sinuiju area with clean water and laid a firm foundation for the future development.
Going round the soap, basic cosmetics and cosmetics workshops, the sample room, Pomhyanggi-trademarked cosmetics exhibition and other places of the factory for a long time, he learned in detail about the cosmetics production and the modernization of the factory.
He praised the factory for updating the production processes of cosmetics for washing and hair and other various cosmetics which have been put on an automated, germ-free and dust-free basis in a short span of time.
He said it is amazing that the factory has created the capacity of the development and mass-production of scores of kinds of new goods including good quality cosmetics for hair and remedy.
He said with great satisfaction that it has really done a lot of work without being known to others during the period, extraordinary is the long-standing unit associated with the leadership exploits as he has heard and he admires at the assiduous spirit and diligent working manner of the officials and workers of the factory.
He noted that the factory should not rest content with what it has already achieved but continue to make a leap forward to attain a higher goal and that it should never praise itself as Pomhyanggi-trademarked cosmetics are very popular among the people and in great demand. He underlined the need for the factory to push forward with the research for improving the quality of the products and increasing varieties in conformity with the characteristics of the liking, age and constitution of the users while analyzing Unhasu-trademarked cosmetics and other cosmetics of the country in contradistinction to world-famous cosmetics.
Noting that the cosmetics container also plays an important role in enhancing the value of cosmetics, he gave instructions to produce containers of various shapes, sizes and colors so that their specific characters are seen well and they are suited to conveniences of the users, and to pack them in diversified forms so as to present cosmetics as gifts or souvenirs.
He set forth detailed tasks and ways for producing cosmetics including the issue of developing and producing lots of cosmetics of various kinds.
Looking round the sample room and the Pomhyanggi-trademarked cosmetics exhibition, he said with pleasure that they have been arranged in a peculiar way. He instructed officials to build a fashionable shop for Pomhyanggi-trademarked cosmetics produced by the factory in Pyongyang City.
He expressed the expectation and belief that the officials and employees of the factory would take the lead in developing the cosmetics industry and make a true contribution to improving the people's standard of living, bearing in mind the high consciousness that they serve the people, and had a photo session with them.
Accompanying him were An Jong Su, Hwang Pyong So, Han Kwang Sang, Kim Song Nam, Jo Yong Won, O Il Jong and Hwang Yong Chol, senior officials of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea. -0-