Sugar sector reform increasing sector production capacity: Corporation

ADDIS ABABA (The Ethiopian Herald; August 13, 2020) – The reform in the sugar sector is helping to increase the annual production capacity of sugar factories, Ethiopian Sugar Corporation said. Gashaw Aychiluhim, Corporate Communication Executive Officer told The Ethiopian Herald that sector reform has enabled sugar factories to witness an increase in production during the just ended fiscal year. Up until the end of June, seven sugar factories have produced about 3.1 million quintals of sugar. In addition, Fincha and Metehara Sugar factories alone have produced 14.2 million liters of ethanol. Last year’s…