On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Ethiopia. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.

It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.

Type of Government: Federal Republic
Population: 120.3 million (2021)
GDP: 111.3 billion USD (2021)
Corporate Tax Rate: 30%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 0% - 35%
Major Exports: Coffee ($1.16B), Gold ($860M), Other Oily Seeds ($337M), Other Vegetables ($272M), and Cut Flowers ($235M), exporting mostly to United Arab Emirates ($1.05B), United States ($495M), Somalia ($361M), Saudi Arabia ($248M), and Germany ($248M).
Major Imports: Wheat ($927M), Refined Petroleum ($782M), Gas Turbines ($526M), Packaged Medicaments ($444M), and Planes, Helicopters, and/or Spacecraft ($434M), importing mostly from China ($2.8B), India ($1.09B), United States ($798M), United Arab Emirates ($794M), and Ukraine ($595M).