Midroc Ethiopia has announced cement factory plans

Midroc Ethiopia has announced cement factory plans
Published: 25 April 2006

Signing the project’s memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chief of the Oromia State Abba Dulla Gemeda yesterday, the company owner Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi said the factory to be built at a cost of 2.4 billion birr would create job opportunity to 2000 workers.In addition to raising the volume of the nation’s current cement production tenfold, the honourable Dr. Al Amoudi said it will also play a big role in curbing construction problems related to cement supply.

Expressing his gratitude to the Oromia State government for responding swiftly in providing for the project site request, Al Amoudi said construction of the factory will be finalized in a period of about two years and enter into production. The factory has its site at Derbaa area in North Shoa Zone of the Oromia State.