FSMMIPA

ፌዴራል አነስተኛና መካከለኛ ማኑፋክቸሪንግ ኢንዱስትሪ ማስፋፊያ ባለሥልጣን

Federal Small & Medium Manufacturing Industry Promotion Authority

Duties and Responsibilities of the Manufacturing Development Sector

The manufacturing development sector D/director general is accountable to the director general having the following powers and duties


1. Shall monitor, evaluate, follow up and control the enforcement of laws and regulations adopted to facilitate the small and medium manufacturing industry development and shall take the necessary action as determined necessary.

2. Shall design plans concerning small and medium manufacturing industries engaged in textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development in order to make such industries become competitive and efficient and shall evaluate their in addition to taking corrective measures.

3. Shall conduct research and implement the recommendation of the research in order to improve the productivity and products of textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development enterprises in addition to taking corrected measures. 

4. Shall work towards facilitating the necessary conditions that creates opportunity for small and medium textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development enterprises; shall work on researches to resolve the challenges faced by such enterprises. 

5. Shall coordinate with universities, research institutions, development institutions, technical and vocational education and training institutions, capital equipment lessors, and other stakeholders in area of human resource development, research and study, technology transfer and infrastructure development in order to make textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development enterprises competitive and efficient. 

6. Shall support certification of competency for textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development and monitors, controls and evaluate performance. 

7. Shall organize and avail information and data on textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development and shall ensure such information is used efficiently. 

8. Shall facilitate support from universities, training institutions, technique and vocational education centers to be provided textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development and shall monitor such supports adequately provided. 

9. Shall ensure textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development enterprises are provided with the necessary legal support and assistance. 

10. Shall recommend solutions to mitigate the challenges faced by textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development and up on approval shall ensure the implementation of the same.  

11. Shall create strong ties with regional entities supporting textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development. 

12. Shall coordinate, monitor, evaluate, measure the performance of small and medium textile, leather products, agro processing, metal works, wood works, construction materials, chemical and mining development directorate and shall take the necessary measure as determined necessary. 

13. The directorate shall undertake other tasks assigned 

Shall have five directorate under his/her responsibility

  • Textile and clothing directorate
  • Leather and leather products directorate
  • Metal and wood works engineering directorate
  • Construction material, chemical, jewelry and mining development directorate