Habesha Cement S.C was incorporated in September 2008 as per the commercial code of 1960 of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia with a business objective of entering the fast-growing Ethiopian Cement Market and exploit the market opportunity. The project idea was launched in October 2008 and shares were floated for public subscription.
The production plant of Habesha cement Share Company is located in Oromiya regional state, Welmera Woreda in Holeta town, 35 km from Addis Ababa. The plant is located at proximate distance from the raw materials deposits and the main cement market, Addis Ababa, and its surroundings.
Currently, the plant has a capacity of producing 3,000 tons of clinker and 4,500 tons of Portland Pozzolana Cement per day, which is 1.4 million ton per year at full operation.
The Plant is operational since its inauguration in mid-January 2017 with a production of Ordinary Portland Cement Class 42.5 and Portland Pozzolana Cement Class 32.5. Besides its cement products, the company is planning to produce and market Aggregate Ready Mix Concrete and Gypsum Boards.
To be the leading integrated cement and other construction inputs supplier and the first choice in East Africa
The name “Habesha” is a brand name for our cement company which connotes and meant for us:
Superior quality products
Striving for ensuring shareholders’ benefits and stakeholders’ interest
Caring for employees
Mass base ownership structure
Environmental friendly products
Working hard for running the company with 100% of its local experts
Due attention to social responsibility
Customer Focused Delivery of Products
Honesty and Integrity
Committed for Quality
Caring for its Employees
Committed for Environmental Protection and Safety
Habesha Cement is governed by Board of Directors. The Board has the responsibility for the general conduct and its operations. It exercises all the powers delegated to it by the general assembly of shareholders to discharge its responsibility.