Cerealiacoffe – Coffee from its Origin.
As the very first industrial food processing Enterprise in Ethiopia, Kaliti Food S.C. and its flagship brand Cerealia have been household names known and loved by more than three generations. Since its establishment in 1930E.C, Kaliti Foods has been gracing the homes of millions of Ethiopians with a variety of affordable wheat-based food products.
Kaliti Food S.C.(Cerealia) is the only food-processor based in Addis that is diversified across four concentric & complimentary market concepts ranging from Milling, Biscuit Production, Pasta/Macaroni Production & industrial bakery. The Company’s greatest advantage is derived from this horizontal integration which offers the best economies of scale advantage relative to its major competitors across the four market concepts. Kaliti Food S.C (Cerealia) is located in Addis Ababa. The main Factory site is situated on 68,000 Sqm of land which houses the Flour Mill, a two-line Biscuit Plant, a two-line pasta/Macaroni Plant and an industrial bakery.
After seven decades under State ownership, KFSC was acquired in FY2003 by a young & visionary Company, Romel General Trading PLC through the Public Asset Privatization Program. After acquisition, Romel General Trading continued diversify the Company’s Operations significantly and as a result started coffee export. With the newly established coffee export department in 2008; KFSC, who is one of the first founding members of the Ethiopian commodity Exchange (ECX), started export of fine Ethiopian Arabica Coffee to the world market.