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  • Africa: Housing, Green Energy Markets Driving Growth in Wood Production

    Posted on :Monday , 19th December 2016

    Global production of all major wood products grew for the sixth consecutive year in 2015, while trade in wood products decreased slightly, according to new data published by FAO today. The increase was mainly boosted by the continuous economic growth in Asia, a recovering housing market in North America and scaling up of the bioenergy targets.

     
    In 2015, growth in the. . .

  • Ethiopia: Double Digit Economic Growth to Continue - World Bank

    Posted on :Wednesday , 14th December 2016

    In its fifth economic update for Ethiopia, the World Bank reported that the country's growth will remain relatively steady in the coming years. The country has been growing at an average of 11pc over the past decade.

     
    Last year, the country registered a growth of eight percent, despite facing the worst drought in five decades.
     
    Even thou. . .

  • AFRICA - THE NEXT GROWTH MARKET

    Posted on :Thursday , 24th November 2016

     Africa is currently home to five of the fastest growing economies in the world. According to a global study, the continent's economy is forecast to grow to $2.6 trillion in 2020 from $1.6 trillion in 2008, fuelled by booms in mining, agriculture and development of ports, roads and other infrastructure. This rapid economic growth is what is creating substantial new business opportunities i. . .

  • Turkish Exporters Target Africa

    Posted on :Wednesday , 23rd November 2016

     At a time when struggling Turkish exporters are looking for ways to diversify their target markets, Africa is poised to become the new frontier market for Turkish firms as they position themselves to become major stakeholders in the region’s rapidly growing industries.

    Africa has recorded an annual growth rate of 5 percent over the last d. . .

  • Why versatile bamboo deserves more attention

    Posted on :Monday , 24th October 2016

     Over the last couple of years, bamboo has been at the centre of discussions as the future of Kenya. It has been referred to as the miracle crop that can change the way agriculture operates in the country, bringing vast returns as well as benefits to the environment.

     
    The truth is that bamboo’s image is undergoing a transformation. Some now call it “. . .

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