About us


Altrade International Business PLC (Altrade) was established in 2012 with initial registered capital of ETB 2,000,000 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia by Mr. Alula Essayas, the founder and CEO of the company and his younger brother Mr. Israel Essayas.

Currently, after 5 years of business operation, the total capital of the company increased to ETB 25 Million and its annual turnover is expected to reach ETB 100 Million by the end of the year of 2018.

Recently, the company has acquired land lease holdings of 10,000, 3,000, and 2,000 Square Meters at Mekelle, Mojo, and Dukem respectivily to build different manufacturing and agro industry plants. Currently, the company is carrying out construction works on the above mentioned sites.
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What we do


We are a diversified construction company, made up of teams of people who are proven in their industries. Altrade's diverse construction experience includes earth work, civil engineering, road, ready-mix concrete production and supply, transport of bulk cement, heavy duty machinery rental, and project management in Ethiopia.

As member of the Ethiopian Pulses, Oil Seeds, and Spices Processors – Exporters Associations (EPOSPEA), Altrade has been involved in exporting pulses and oil seeds to Middle East and Asian buyers.
We are also engaged in import business of bitumen, construction materials, trucks, machinery, and accessories.
Construction project management is essential. We’re using the most time and iterations efficient life cycles for that.



High Quality Standards.


Acceptable price


Equipped personnel


Ethics & Honesty.
We take our time on initial planning before any construction begins, to balance all the financial and efficiency issues beforehand.