ECPGEA is also registered and licensed by Charities and Societies Agency in accordance with the Charities and Societies Proclamation no. 621/2009 under certificate number 1416 on January 18/2010.
Today, ECPGEA’ s membership is broadened significantly and many companies in the Cotton and Ginning value chain are joining the Association, motivated by a the Association basic commitment to serve all in the Industry.
“ECPGEA” stands for Ethiopian Cotton Producers Exporters and Ginners Association (ECPGEA). Its name as well as the logo of a cotton Ball and a wheel signifying a ginnery in caring hands bear testimony to thousands of years Ethiopian cotton growing and hand ginning tradition.