Ethiopian Construction Exhibition Attracts 17 Countries

The 12th International Ethio-Con International Construction Exhibition is wrapping up at the Addis Abeba Market Development & Exhibition Centre.

Starting on Thursday September 17, 2015, the five-day exhibition exhibited the products and services of 120 local and 60 foreign companies drawn from 17 countries.

Hailemeskel Tefera, state minister for Urban Development, Housing & Construction, at the opening said that the construction sector was growing rapidly with the local contractors totaling 3,000 in the 2014/15 fiscal year.