5 top opportunities for investment in ethiopia (ii) the times are changing in the horn of africa and the larger east africa region ethiopia – once the byword for famine in the region – is garnering attention from foreign investors. This dairy sector investment opportunity brief highlights the establishment of a dairy processing facility to produce milk by-products that have an extended shelf life the processing capacity of the facility is assumed to be 1,800,000 liters of raw milk into four product categories pasteurized milk, cheese, butter, and cream.
Genesissnv netherlands development organisation study on dairy investment opportunities in ethiopia and a processing plant milk collection networks the dda sold milk and dairy products through its kiosks and shops as well as to institutions. Investment opportunities in the ethiopian dairy industry to this effect, with the objective of promoting smallholder and commercial dairy production and the inflow of foreign capital and technology into the. Ethiopia – once the byword for famine in the region – is garnering attention from foreign investors in part i of “top 5 opportunities for investment in ethiopia,” i recommended financial services, telecoms, and heavy constructions as sectors that investors should look into.
Growth in the ethiopia dairy industry last year, the ethiopian gdp increased substantially owing to the country’s booming dairy sector the volume of milk products being produced in ethiopia has tripled in the last fifteen years.
Investment opportunities in the ethiopian dairy sector contents major trends in the development of the dairy sector 5 and dairy processing ethiopia imports a significant amount of dairy products and decreasing this will reduce foreign currency spending on imports. Given the above opportunities and incentives, the ethiopian government highly encourages the ethiopian diaspora and foreign investors to invest in the dairy sector, independently or in a joint-venture and tap into the lucrative domestic dairy market and potential for export of dairy products. The total volume of milk produced in ethiopia has gradually increased over the last 15 years from less than 1 billion liters to 30 billion litres in 2014/15 the dairy sector contributes considerably to the national gross domestic product (gdp. Provide further insight into the opportunities in dairy sector and specific information for companies that are interested to invest in this sector in ethiopia this business opportunity report will also be used as an important input for the first ethio-netherlands business event that will take place on 5 and 6 novem-ber 2015 in the netherlands. Snv netherlands development organisation study on dairy investment opportunities in ethiopia, 2008 tetra pak food for development office, 2006-06-20 unleashing the ethiopian dairy market final report, a competitive and fair dairy supply chain for ethiopia, gian nicola arturo francesconi, graduate research fellow at international food policy research institute (ifpri), ethiopia, addis ababa.
There are ample opportunities for foreign companies in dairy farming, dairy processing, business development and financial services in ethiopia, entrepreneurs should establish and introduce new knowledge and eco-friendly technology in commercial feed and fodder production, supplying young stock, ai services and upgrading genetics, health, cattle-housing design and farm equipment for milking and harvesting. Opportunities for foreign companies in milk processing in ethiopia entrepreneurs should establish and introduce new fodder crops and grass varieties this will benefit both the businessman and the dairy production industry of ethiopia. Opportunities in ethiopia are almost endless and one of the promising areas is the agro-sector of dairy the regions as the areas with the greatest opportunities for investment in the dairy sector the adama-asella milkshed is the largest in the country.
Challenges, interventions and opportunities for a dairy farm in ethiopia there are various challenges in the ethiopian dairy sector these challenges could well prove to be opportunities for companies intending to lend a hand on revolutionizing the sector.
Ethiopia food shortagesethiopia is located in the horn of africa and is bordered by eritrea, djibouti, somalia, kenya, south sudan, and sudan what is famine famine contains three elements: • food shortage • starvation • excess mortality it has a greater effect on the most vulnerable in society.