Ethiopia: Increased Costs Blocking Construction SME Profits

[Addis Fortune]Ashenfi & His Friends Cooperative was established three years ago by 23 members, under the Addis Abeba Small & Micro Enterprises Bureau(AASMEB). It was intended to produce construction materials, mainly blocks. All that are left of that initial large membership now are two brothers, Samuel and Ashenafi Gebregeorgis, in addition to four others.