Dagmawit moges ; transport minister
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Ethiopia Devises New Modes Of Transport Including Cable Car, Pipeline Transportation: Transport Minister
In an exclusive interview with Policy Matters, Prime Minister Office based platform, Minister of Ministry of Transport, Dagmawit Moges said the ever-first transport policy of Ethiopia comes up with new ideas and with new different modes of transport including cable car and pipeline transportation. One of the priorities that the Ministry has been giving is working on the policy aspects, Dagmawit noted.
“Ethiopia is planned to become a logistics hub, not only for the hundred million people that it has, but also for the neighboring countries that are also landlocked. We can take the example of South Sudan. We can take the example of Chad, even to the extent of Congo DRC if we have a logistics system which is more efficient. We can be a hub for the neighboring African countries as well,”, Dagmawit underlined.
Dagmawit stated that the country has also the logistics strategy which has been ratified during the past two years, and the strategy has six major pillars and eight areas of interventions intended to to transform the logistics sector.