Forest Products Industry and Investment

Abay Printing and Packaging PLC in Bahirdar

Abay Printing and Packaging PLC in Bahirdar

Workers in wood processing industry

Job creation for locals in wood processing industries

Inauguration of Abay Printing and Packaging PLC

Inauguration of Abay Printing and Packaging PLC by higher officials

Plywood production

Plywood being produced in Debre Birhan Wood Processing PLC

Sawmill of AFE

Production of lumbers in sawmill

Forest products industry and investment development

wood processing factory

Amhara Forest Enterprise as business enterprise participates in forest industries investment sectors as follows.

Wood processing factories

1. Debre Birhann Wood Processing Factory

Debre Birhan wood processing factory established in 2007 E.C in Debre Birhan Town. AFE has 51% share equity and Chinese investors have 49% share equity. Its main products are veneer and plywood.

2. Minsen Wood Processing Factory

Minsen wood processing factory established in 2008 E.C in North Shewa Zone, Minjar Shenkora Wereda. AFE has 48% share equity and Chinese investors have 52% share equity. Its main products are veneer and charcoal.

3. Yogof Wood Processing Factory PLC

Yogof wood processing factory PLC established in 2009 E.C in Kombolcha Town. AFE has 50% share equity and Indian investors have 50% share equity. it is on process to build workshops and to purchase machineries.

4. Nifas Mewcha Wood Processing Share Company (SC)

Nifas Mewcha wood processing SC established in 2010 E.C in Nifas Mewcha Town. AFE has 30% share equity and other local investors have 70% share equity. it is on process to build workshops and to purchase machineries.

5. Gafat Wood Processing Share Company (SC)

Gafat wood processing SC being established starting from 2010 E.C in Debretabor Town. AFE has 35% share equity and other local investors have 65% share equity. It is on the way to establish the share company.

6. Dessie Medium Density Fiber Board (MDF) Factory

Dessie MDF factory is on the way to be established as a share company of Amhara Forest Enterprise, ANRS ACSI and other local investors.

7. Abay Printing And packaging PLC

Established as private limited company of Amhara Forest Enterprise and Amhara Development Association. By now, machineries are installed and tested to start printing and packaging operations.

Sawmill Factories

  •  In the region we have five sawmill factories and they are producing different sizes of lumber from Cupresuss Lustanica tree keeping the standard requirements of the market. Debre Marqose sawmill factory is established in 2004 E.C and its address is Debre Marqos Town
  •   Kombolcha sawmill factory is established in 2004 E.C and its address is Kombolcha Town
  •   Enjibara sawmill factory is established in 2007 E.C and its address is Enjibara Town
  •   Debre Tabor sawmill factory is established in 2009 E.C and its address is Debre Tabor Town
  •   Debresina sawmill factory is established in 2010 E.C and its address is Debresina Town