Tadesse Haile, minister of Industry (MoI), left, having a small talk with Hans Peter Waibel, middle, commercial director of BEZEMA Dyes & Chemicals Plc at the grand opening of a warehouse on Wednesday December 12, 2012. The Swiss- based chemical manufacturing company has been supplying chemicals for different countries for the last 30 years.
BEZEMA has also celebrated its signing of an agreement with the Ethiopian Textile Industry Development Institute (ETIDI) to establish a training calledBezamaTrainingAcademyin order to train.
The agreement is signed at the grand opening of a bonded warehouse of the factory. The Company represented locally by NetsanetBekele, right, is the one of the three companies that the government has selected to supply chemicals to the local textile industry with a commitment to set up factories inEthiopiawithin five years.
The textile factories has been complaining to the government for years because they had not been able to import according to their needs as lower prices are available for only bulk purchases. “This is the most important event for the textile industry,” Tadesse Haile said at the signing ceremony.