Import and Commission Department

SABA's import and commissioning Agent business activity has been started with an objective of acquiring foreign manufacturers and suppliers to fulfill Ethiopia's import and supply need. It is one of the leading commissioning Agents and Auxiliary Trade import business entities in Ethiopia involved in supply of materials & equipment, installation and construction of civil works, electromechanical and various other projects.

The connection and network it has established with governmental entities, private companies and well connected individuals has put SABA on the top list of trusted commissioning Agent companies. SABA's engagement in diversified engineering businesses coupled with the 880m2 workshop coverage area, 200m2 Spare part Storage area, 232m2 Warehouse area and more than twenty (20) well trained engineering experts puts SABA Engineering PLC in a position to cater and deliver international standard products and services.

SABA Engineering PLC has supplied and imported for different governmental entities and private institutions, the required engineering and soil laboratory equipment, spare parts, water well and geo-technical investigation drilling rigs, compressors and generators using the capacity of its associates in the international market.

We are also a sole authorized agent for Waterex, a source independent water generator (transforming air into pure drinking water), laboratory equipment with G.U.N.T. Hamburg (State of the art laboratory equipment by a well established German Company), road construction machineries with Xi'an Dagang Road Machinery Company (Asphalt Distributors, Asphalt Melters, Cheap Spreaders, Cheap Sealers, Modified Asphalt Plants and Asphalt Emulsion Plants) with Luminous ( high Power Inverters & Elevator Back-up UPS systems, Sine wave Inverter & Long Back-up Sine Wave UPS, Squarewave Inverter & Long Back-up UPS, Line Interactive & Online UPS, High Convenience No maintenance batteries, Long Life Inverter Batteries and High Performance Long Life Batteries.) and with INTRA Co., Parma, Italy with many years of trading partnership for heavy machinery parts, drilling rigs, chemicals etc...

The Company has been emboldened by its business success and expanded its business services since year 2000 to Eastern and Southeastern African region by opening branches in Uganda and Rwanda. SABA Engineering PLC has appointed business representatives where it has also successfully implemented many projects mainly in Uganda and Rwanda as well as in Mozambique, Tanzania, and Somaliland. Moreover, SABA Engineering's vast business experience and knowledge of the import sector has attracted the attention of international companies that wish to supply their products and provide services to Ethiopia and East Africa culminating in establishing association with SABA Engineering PLC.

The professional services this section provides to its clients are

  • Import
  • Commission agent
  • Supply in association with



Contact Person:

Mr.Mandefrot Telahun,

Supply and Comission Agent,

Tel: +251-11-4-394749,

Fax: +251-11-4-391230,

Email: Or


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