Capital Ethiopia Newspaper

Cement Factory expansion nearing completion

The Dire Dawa National Cement Factory Share Company said that expansion project underway at a cost of nearly two billion birr is nearing completion. Project manager Habtamu Tekle said that the factory would produce 45,000 quintals upon the completion of the expansion work. He said 97 percent of the expansion construction and 50 percent of the machinery installation have been finalized. According to him, the project would create one thousand jobs when it enters production phase in the coming four months.
(The Ethiopian Herald)