Gedeb Engineering PLC (GEP) is established in 2006 and is the only exclusive dealer of the world-famous John Deere Agricultural Machineries in Ethiopia since its establishment. The company is owned and led by Engineer Chombe Seyoum (Managing Director).

Experience gained from suppliying reliable agricultutal machinaries has triggered GEP to embark on manufacturing agricultural machinery in Ethiopia. To achieve its vision of supporting agricultural mechanization in Ethiopia, GEP has intitated and formed Private Public Partnership (PPP) with Oromia Regional Government and established a company called Kegna Agricultural Machinery Manufacturing and General Trading PLC in 2017 to assemble John Deere tractors with less than 100 horse powers at Shashemene having a 49% share. So far 450 tractors and corresponding implements has been assembled and supplied at Shashemene facility.

In addition, to meet customers demand for above 100 horse power, Gedeb Engineering has built its own assemblly facility located at about 10km from Addis Ababa to assemble John Deere tractors above 100hp and its corresponding implments.

GEP is taking over all operations of Sales, parts supply and after sales services for John Deere Agricultural Machinaries. Our products cover tractors of different horse powers, combine harvesters, row planters, sprayers and corresponding implements. We are a professionally managed company that believes in long-term relationships with all its key stakeholders including employees, customers, suppliers and local community members.