Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Posted By: Nomonanoto Sidama | At: 7/15/2015 03:31:00 AM
China Civil Engineering Corporation (CCECC) sealed a USD 246 million deal with the Industrial Corporation on July 1, 2015, for the construction of Hawassa Industrial Park, according to Addis Fortune.
The project focuses on garment manufacturing and agro-industry constructions and it will be completed within nine months.
MH Engineers is a consultant to the project.
The first phase of the construction includes 35 factory sheds and 19 buildings which will be used as exhibition halls, food courts, dormitories and other purposes. The first phase of construction will cover 100 hectare, where as extra 200 hectare of land will be added for the second phase.
Currently, there are four industrial zones in Ethiopia, three foreign, one government owned. Eastern at Dukem, Lebu and Modjo are the private industrial parks. Bole Lemi Industrial Zone is the only government owned Industrial Park in Ethiopia.
Source: Addis Fortune