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Trade and economic cooperation
30 April 2015 11:21

Ethiopia is one of the biggest trade partners of Ukraine in Africa.

Thus, according to Ukrainian statistics, Ukrainian export to Ethiopia in 2012-2017 was greater than export to some other countries of the African continent. In terms of export volume, Ethiopia took first place among all Sub-Saharan African countries – Ukrainian trading partners. 

The development of bilateral trade and economic relations is marked by the consistently high positive balance in favour of Ukraine.

Thus, in 2018 the trade turnover between Ukraine and Ethiopia amounted to 96.7 mln. USD (export: 93.4 mln. USD; import: 3.3 mln. USD; balance: 90.1 mln. USD). In the first four months of 2019, the trade turnover between Ukraine and Ethiopia amounted to 45 mln. USD.

The traditional structure of exports - steel, grain, ferrous metals, electrical machinery, poultry and sunflower oil; imports - coffee and legumes.

The dynamics of trade between Ukraine and Ethiopia

(mln. USD)

Indexes

2011

2012

2013

2014 

2015

2016

2017

2018

Turnover

92.7

119

144.5

135.1

139.4

127.5

112.7

96,7

Export

91.5

117.8

143.1

133.7

139.4

124

109.8

93,4

Import

1.2

1.2

1.42

1.4

1.4

3.1

2.9

3,3

Balance

90.3

116.6

141.7

132.3

136.6

121.3

 106.9

90,1

Ukraine is interested in intensifying of economic ties and is ready to diversify the structure of Ukrainian trade with Ethiopia, especially the cooperation in energy, agriculture, construction of pipelines, the supply of construction equipment and technology in the field of railway and urban transport, etc.

In particular, in the agro-industrial sector, Ukraine has great potential to meet the needs of agriculture, food processing and recycling industry of Ethiopia, as well as in the training of qualified personnel.

Ukraine has the potential to implement mutually beneficial projects in high-tech sectors, particularly in those industries in which our country has a leading position in the world, for instance - aircraft building and space engineering, military cooperation, heavy machinery.

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