Investing in Ethiopia


Ethiopia is a diverse, vibrant country that has already achieved macro-economic stability and stands poised for expanded economic growth.

Ethiopia has experienced double digit growth since 2003 and is projected to continue that growth for another two decades. The Ethiopian government has demonstrated a strong commitment to the private sector, which has helped paved the way for the country’s remarkable economic progress. The exchange rate in Ethiopia is stable, and working and living environments are safe and secure.

There are numerous, excellent reasons to invest in Ethiopia. For more background information, check out the Ethiopian Investment Commission.
If you are interested in doing business in Ethiopia or would like more information, please contact:
Consulate General of Ethiopia

2550 University Avenue W, suite #314 Saint Paul, MN 55114

Office Tel. number: 952-297-8645
Fax: (651)340-6199
Email: or

Individuals of Ethiopian origin can get information on how to open an Ethiopian Bank Account, learn more about duty-free requirements for investors or find out how to get an Ethiopian Origin ID Card/ Yellow Card.

CLICK HERE to find the new investment Proclamation

CLICK HERE the new investment Regulation