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Ethiopia: Fate of the Stranded 4,400tn of Sugar at the Kenyan Border

The controversy over this sugar export comes at a time when the country was hit by acute shortage of sugar.

Ethiopia has found itself in a middle of a controversy as sugar export worth US $2.2 million, destined to Kenya, was stuck at Kenya border. But what happened to this 44,000 quintal of sugar?

BY SAMSON BERHANE | ADDIS FORTUNE

In the midst of controversy over the recent sugar export to Kenya, the Ethiopian Sugar Corporation has accepted the request of Bright Border Crossing Transport Association to return 44,000 quintals of sugar to Wenji Sugar Factory.

The Association has agreed to cover all the loss incurred during the stacking of the sugar at Moyale, 794.7Km from Addis Abeba. Continue reading Ethiopia: Fate of the Stranded 4,400tn of Sugar at the Kenyan Border