Ethiopia Purchasing Additional 400,000T of Wheat

November 18, 2017 – The government of Ethiopia announced plans to procure another batch of wheat amounting to 400,000 tons, reports Ethiopian weekly English newspaper, the reporter. The purchase came at a... Read more »

Ethiopia: Headline Inflation Nears Double-Digits

By Samson Berhane Headline inflation rose to 9.4pc in the month of July, nearly touching the double-digit mark, as the effects of mounting cereal prices rigorously reflected fully on the index of... Read more »

Ethiopia Monthly Market Watch, August 2016 – ReliefWeb (www)

Ethiopia Monthly Market Watch, August 2016 – Ethiopia | ReliefWeb Highlights The overall year-on-year general inflation rate in August was 5.9%; food inflation stood at 4.4% and non-food inflation was 7.6%. While... Read more »

Poverty Declines in Ethiopia With Little Help From Industry

By Fasika Tadesse Acknowledging the improvement of poverty reduction in Ethiopia, the latest report of the World Bank (WB) revealed that the poverty level in Ethiopia had declined from 44pc to 30pc... Read more »

Ethiopias inflation rate stays high in July

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s annual inflation rate remained stubbornly high at 20 percent in July, data showed on Tuesday, though the pace of increase in food prices slowed marginally. Surges in... Read more »

Ethiopia inflation falls for fourth month in row

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s year-on-year inflation fell for the forth consecutive month to 20.9 percent in June from 25.5 percent a month before due to slowing food prices, the statistics office... Read more »

Ethiopia inflation drops to 25.5 pct in May

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s annual inflation rate fell for the third straight month in May to 25.5 percent from 29.8 percent in the previous month, thanks to a drop in food... Read more »

Ethiopia export earnings rise 17 pct yr/yr in 8 months to Feb

* Earnings hit $1.87 bln, up from $1.6 bln * Gold, oil seeds rise, coffee revenue down 7.9 pct ADDIS ABABA, March 27 (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s export earnings rose 16.6 percent in the... Read more »

Ethiopia: Annual Inflation Rate Falls to 35.9% in December

Ethiopia’s annual inflation rate dropped to 35.9 percent in December as some food costs declined, the Central Statistical Agency said. Inflation slowed from 39.2 percent in November, the agency said in an... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Inflation Falls to 39.2% from 39.8% in November

The Ethiopian year-on-year inflation rate for November lowered to 39.2% from 39.8% in October according to official data released this week. Consumer prices fell by 0.3% as compared to October, showing a... Read more »