CEO`s New Year Message

Sugar is one of the top ten highly demanded agro-industrial products. Ethiopia has favorable natural resources and plentiful man power for this lucrative product. Because of the suitable natural resource the nation is endowed with for sugarcane production, the country is one of the very few nations known internationally for their sugarcane productivity. Well aware of the natural gift for the sector as well as cognizant of the sector`s leading role in the country`s economy, it is now nine years since Ethiopian government has been allocating high amount of investment…

Plant & Process Conference Held

The annual Plant & Process Conference which has been customary in the sugar sector but interrupted for the past nine years was held from July  25- 26, 2019 at Executive Hotel in Adama City. On the two day conference 227 participants have attended and held discussions on the presentations of the ten year performance report of sugarcane and factory product and productivity. Solution-indicative further discussions have been held, it was learned. Participants have also held discussions on the road map of a five and three year’s sugarcane development and factories…

Accredited Research Findings of Four Local Sugarcane Varieties Released

Research findings of four local sugar cane varieties by Senior Researcher Esayas Tena Gashaw (Ph.D) of the Research and Development Main Center of Sugar Corporation have been accredited and released for the first time in the history of sugar development sector of our country. The sugarcane varieties were endorsed and released by The National Variety Releasing Committee on May 31 2019. The major benefits of the varieties among many others are the following: The varieties are  appropriate for different sugarcane growing ecosystems ; They have high yield of sugarcane as…

Construction of Tana Beles Sugar Factory Number 1 Resumed

Factory expected to produce sugar in eight months requires 95 million USD The remaining construction of Tana Beles Sugar Factory Number 1 resumed last week following Sugar Corporation’s and China CAMC Engineering Co., Ltd (CAMCE) agreement signed in January 2019 to complete construction of the factory very soon. According to the agreement, the Factory is expected to produce sugar in eight months period. Most of the 5.7 billion birr finance allowed by the Ethiopian Government is to be spent for the completion of Tana Beles 1 and Omo Kuraz 2…

Arjo diddessa sugar factory awarded implementing kaizen

Arjo Diddessa Sugar Factory awarded for efficiently implementing primary level Kaizen philosophy in the manufacturing sector. The Sugar Factory has won the award at national level for implementing multi-dimensional tasks in the Kaizen management philosophy. In addition to the reward the Factory has won as an institution, a Kaizen Development Team by the name “Yicahlal kelibbu” and a staff member of the Factor have won awards for their best performance. According to Public Relations Office of the Factory, the team hav got the award for its improved and creative activities,…

Skill upgrading training conducted at sugar factory

A skill upgrading training is conducted at Omo-Kuraz Sugar Factory Number Two. The training is given to members of small and micro enterprises. The training given from November 22 to 24, 2017 for 120 trainees from 63 enterprises focused on Business Management, Entrepreneurship, Marketing Management, Business Planning and Accounting. According to Public Relations Office of the Factory the training has jointly been prepared by the Factory and Jinka Technical and Vocational College. Speaking about the training,  Factory`s Public Organization, Public Relations and Social Affairs Service Head Ato Demelash Aboneh said…

The great sugar industry corridor of Ethiopia giving birth to another new sugar factory

The Second World War was the right time for the envies of super powers surface to colonize those nations with ample natural wealth. They have tasted their powerful weapons in order to put the resourceful nations under their control. Fighter jets dropped their bombs here and there. Tanks threw their fires everywhere. Roads were filled with corpuses. That was why the Dutch company HVA (a business firm that ran more than 36 companies by then operating in Indonesia) set its eyes on one of the East African countries, Ethiopia as…