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Ethiopia and Africa market

In 2016 Ethiopia imported $17.9B, making it the 75th largest importer in the world. During the last five years the imports of Ethiopia have increased at an annualized rate of 14.7%, from $8.83B in 2011 to $17.9B in 2016.

The top import origins of Ethiopia are China ($5.46B), the United States ($1.54B), India ($1.3B), Kuwait ($1B) and Italy ($700M).

  • Ethiopia and Djibouti signs deal to build 765km pipeline

    Posted on :Friday , 22nd February 2019

    The government of Ethiopia and Djibouti has signed a deal to build a 765km pipeline to transport gas from the landlocked state to Djibouti, partly bordered by the red sea.

    The agreement which was signed between Minister of Ethiopia’s Mines and Petroleum Samuel Urkato and Djibouti’s Energy and Natural Resources Yonis Guldi, states that 700km pipeline will be installed . . .

  • The United Kingdom signed a new Trade deal with East & South Africa

    Posted on :Friday , 22nd February 2019

    A new trade deal is signed between the United Kingdom and countries from East and South Africa for a preparation under which it will continue to trade with the region upon its pull out from the European Union on March 29.

     

    The UK-Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) Trade progression Agreement is meant to reproduce the Economic Partnership Agreement that the East African Comm. . .

  • Ethiopia inaugurates the biggest airport aviation hub in Africa

    Posted on :Wednesday , 30th January 2019

    Ethiopian Prime Minister Minister Abiy Ahmed has inaugurated the newly expanded Addis Ababa Bole International Airport terminal, the biggest airport aviation hub in Africa exceeding Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo International Airport.

    The China-funded project began construction in 2015 at a cost of US $35m. The terminal has been fitted with modern amenities including automated . . .

  • MAERSK launched the Musafir Express, a new feeder product connecting to Mogadishu, Somalia - East Africa

    Posted on :Thursday , 17th January 2019

    MAERSK, the most important instrumentality company within the world, has launched the Musafir specific, a brand new feeder product connecting to national capital, Somalia.


    The first sailing of the Musafir specific departed from Salalah on December twenty nine, 2018, before inward in national capital on January three, 2019.


    The bi-weekly service connects Somalia t. . .

  • Regional and Continental Integration for Africa’s Development

    Posted on :Wednesday , 5th December 2018

    At the African Economic Conference (AEC) in Kigali where more than 700 participants including policymakers, academics, development partners and financiers from across Africa and beyond were present in order to discuss ways to accelerate progress in infrastructure integration,that is including the removal of barriers for movement of people goods and services across borders within Africa.

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