Fruits and Vegetables
Fruits and vegetables is one of the emerging export agribusiness subsectors of Ethiopia. A wide array of fruits and vegetable crops are cultivated in the different farming areas of the country that harbor diverse suitable growing conditions, land and water … Read more
Posted: 4 years ago
“The investment opportunities are immense. The potential is within the grasp of investors.” alarms the Netherlands-based international development organization SNV (2008) in its 2008 comprehensive country study report on dairy investment opportunities in Ethiopia. In the years that followed, private … Read more
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A Short Guide to Business Opportunities for Food Processing in Ethiopia
The food processing sector of Ethiopia is the largest manufacturing industry in the country. According to a country study report by WUR (2013), the food processing industry accounted for 39% of the gross value of production (GVP) in large and … Read more
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Soybean is a high value and profitable crop. The economic viability of soy production is determined by the commercial utilization of both its sub-products, meal and oil, which, respectively, account for about two thirds and one third of the crop’s … Read more
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Oilseeds and Pulses
Oilseeds are a mainstay of the rural and national economy of Ethiopia. They are the second largest export earner for the country, next to coffee, and more than 3 million farms (households) are already involved in oilseeds production (Wijnands et … Read more
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