U.S. Trade with Ethiopia in 2022

Export Market Rank
#45 Among U.S. Agricultural Export Markets
Total Export Value
$384.69 Million
3-Year Average
$234.55 Million
Compound Average Growth
18.9% (2013-2022)
Total Export Value 2013 - 2022
Export Value by Commodity 2022

Top 10 Exports to Ethiopia in 2022

Commodity Total Value (USD) Total Volume (Metric Tons) 10-Year Average Value (USD) 10-Year Growth
Wheat $215.96 Million 537,290 $79.41 Million 390%
Pulses $54.97 Million 73,117 $21.21 Million 477%
Vegetable Oils (excl. soybean) $38.33 Million 15,530 $15.2 Million 499%
Other Intermediate Products $37.34 Million 15,927 $7.63 Million 16742%
Coarse Grains (excl. corn) $18.09 Million 46,470 $6.31 Million 2274%
Food Preparations $15.61 Million 5,852 $3.82 Million 3783%
Planting Seeds $1.38 Million 1,839 $546,826 2590%
Beef & Beef Products $860,179 394 $545,640 ---
Dextrins, Peptones, & Proteins $766,969 240 $2.27 Million 11627%
Rice $413,719 742 $399,745 431%

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Data and Analysis

This report summarizes the list of major export certificates, documentations, and other regulatory requirements to export food and agricultural products to Ethiopia. The report is organized using information obtained from publicly available sources published online as well as from industry contacts.
This report discusses regulatory requirements and standards that must be fulfilled to export food and agricultural products to Ethiopia. Pertinent information on applicable laws, regulations, directives, guidelines, procedures, and key regulatory contact details included.
Ethiopia’s Ten-Year Development Plan (2021-2030) identifies sustained and quality agriculture programs to accelerate economic progress and ensure national food security as its national strategy. The development of small and large-scale irrigation infrastructure in the Ethiopian lowlands has recently been given increasing due attention by the GOE - among other contributing factors like improved seed, fertilizer supply, and use of mechanization on the clustered wheat farms.

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