Attaché Report (GAIN)

Ethiopia: Ethiopia Oilseeds Report Annual

MY 2019/20 production of sesame seed, Niger seed and soybeans is estimated to increase.
Attaché Report (GAIN)

Ethiopia: Ethiopia’s Oilseed Sector Set to Expand

The production of sesame and soybeans is forecast to climb in MY18/19 (Oct-Sep), while Niger seed production is expected to remain unchanged.
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently hosted five Ethiopian food companies on a two day mission to Kampala to learn from a leading Ugandan food processor about producing and marketing...
In contrast to the huge drought-related losses in grain production, Ethiopia’s production of major oilseeds is expected to increase to nearly 790,000 metric tons in MY15/16 (Oct-Sep).
The Government of Ethiopia (GOE) and major relief food aid agencies are mobilizing resources to procure corn-soya blend (CSB) as part of the drought relief effort.