The Kombolcha Branch of the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange (ECX) in collaboration with Farm Africa was asked to increase its share of responsibility for increasing the quality and quantity of Masho(Fanos). Farm Africa is a supplier of masho(Fanos) producers and suppliers in woredas in the South Wollo and Oromia zones. Isaias Tesfaye, Head of Product Quality Control at the Kombolcha Branch of the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange, said the supply and document preparation process is in line with international market demand and destination countries. During the meeting, Moges Gebrehiwot discussed issues related to grading, sampling, customer service delivery in the warehouse service, the gap between agents and suppliers, the relationship of the commodity market with the government, and the effects of the growing illegal trade. Commodity Market Kombolcha Branch Manager explained.
The Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) said it is finalizing preparations to implement the new standards approved by the Ethiopian Standards Agency by the Ethiopian Standards Council. The CES 272-Self ballasted LED LAMP and CES 273-self ballasted LED LAMP energy savers have been approved by the Ethiopian Standards Council through the new standards approved by the National Standards Council. The CES 270 plugs and socket outlets will start monitoring the distribution of electrical socket products from next July. The directorate pointed out that the national standard of CES 40 has been revised and urged importers to import the products in accordance with the revised Ethiopian mandatory standards.
Addis Ababa, August 5, 2021 (MOTI) - The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MoHI) said that four (four) pilot agro-processing industrial parks, built by the Ministry of Trade and Industry, should be built in a way that pays attention to environmental protection. Director of the Integrated Industrial Park and Industrial Development Coordination Directorate of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ayaleneh Abewa said. He said the sector is new to the country and has provided capacity building training to the concerned managers and professionals to create skilled human resources. He said the training is ready to be delivered and a series of sector-based capacity building short trainings will be provided.
Addis Ababa, May 6 (MOTI) - The price of jet fuel is expected to remain the same as in May, with the price of jet fuel increased by 11 cents in April. It was decided to increase from 43.70 to Birr 43.81.
The Authority has completed the training of trainers for technical and vocational trainers from 21 selected small and medium manufacturing industry excellence centers in Adama City from April 12 to 23, 2021. At the end of the training, the Authority's Deputy Director General, Hadush Halefom, said the sector is carrying out huge national missions and it is important to provide manpower to fulfill these missions. The Deputy Director General said that the provision of technical and vocational training to teachers who support such practices and are directly supporting industries and creating new enterprises will help to bring the training to the forefront