Macro Economy Reform Steering Committee which consists of high level government officials headed by Ambassador Girma Birru visited Metahara and Wonji Shoa sugar factories, Sugar Research Center as well as Sugar Academy on February 5, 2021.
In a meeting held after the visit with Sugar Corporation CEO Ato Weyo Roba, management and labor union members of the factories as well as Head of the Corporation`s Labor Union, the Committee underlined the need to increase product and productivity to make the industry profitable. It also pledged to assist the Corporation on issues which are beyond its capacities.
Furthermore, the Corporation CEO Ato Weyo has given briefings to members of the Committee on focus areas of the Sugar Industry Reform and the successes achieved thereafter on February 6, 2021.
Concluding its two day visit, the committee has given directives to be carried out by the Corporation.