Registering a company in Ethiopia takes approximately 1 - 2 months.
Officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia; the landlocked country is located in the northeastern part of Africa and shares its border with South Sudan, Eritrea, Somalia, Sudan, Kenya and Djibouti. It has gained importance in International Trade as it offers easy access to the Middle East and Europe and additionally has signed bilateral trade and investment agreements with over 30 countries consisting of countries such as India, Germany, Netherlands, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden etc. The main sectors which contribute to the growth of Ethiopia are Agriculture, Industry, Services etc. Ethiopia majorly exports coffee, gold, legumes, and meat among others. Following are the reasons why investors choose to start a business in Ethiopia.