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Wire, Cable Production Plant Commence Pilot Production

The wire and cable production plant under the Ethiopian Power Engineering Industry (EPEI) has started pilot production, the Industry said.During the trial period, the factory expects to produce 500 tons copper wires per annum, according to EPEI General Manager, Major Asefa Yohannes.

The factory was established in 2012 with 80 million Birr in Modjo town around 80km south west of Addis Ababa by the Metals Engineering Corporation.The plant established with a bid to produce copper wires for transformers, electronic products and motors of generators.