On a Thursday afternoon less than ten days ago, a truck was speeding along the quiet back roads that lead west from Ayat. As it made a right turn at the Summit bottling plant, the driver lost control and hit the concrete barrier on the corner before overturning and landing on its side. The chunk of concrete promptly fell off; taking with it some of the stone masonry that made up the retaining wall separating the turn from the roundabout a couple of metres below. The debris landed on the popular three-wheeled vehicle, commonly referred to... Read More
[Dec 2017] SinoTrucks in Ethiopia Latest Ethiopian News AddisBiz.com | Ethiopian Business Directory & Portal - Addis Biz
Dangote Industries Ethiopia Plc received 180 of the 600 trucks it is going to use in Ethiopia for the transport of its products; the rest have already arrived at the Port of Djibouti.
These trucks are among the 12,000 trucks Dangote Group has ordered from China National Heavy Duty Truck Group Co. Ltd. (SINOTRUK), in an agreement signed in Nigeria last year. The trucks coming to Ethiopia are part of this deal. The company has so far spent 315 million Birr for the 180 trucks, which have been imported duty free. They are all 371 model... Read More