The contents section of 2merkato.com contains information, explanation, downloads, links and statistics on the business atmosphere, regulations, and procedures in Ethiopia. Whether one is starting business, wants to invest or has an established business in the country, this section contains all the necessary information. Moreover, we keep on updating it; adding relevant information on the various industries in Ethiopia.

General Info

Ethiopia Business Profile

Ethiopia Business Profile
Table of Contents Overview Demographics Economy Exchange Rate History Business Travel, Visa, Residential Permit and Work ...

 

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Labour Law

Legal Framework for Hiring and Managing ...

Legal Framework for Hiring and Managing ...
A small or medium enterprise in Ethiopia must be aware of the legal requirement when hiring personnel; many a business has been facing ...

 

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Investment

Investment Regulations in Ethiopia

Investment Regulations in Ethiopia
Ethiopia’s primary law concerning foreign investment is the Investment Proclamation. This page contains a guide to the existing ...

 

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Import and Export

Import and Export Regulations in ...

Import and Export Regulations in ...
The import export trade has been growing steadily in Ethiopia. However, for successive years the import trade has outweighed the export ...

 

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Industry

Banking in Ethiopia: Regulations and ...

Banking in Ethiopia: Regulations and ...
Banking is a rapidly growing industry in Ethiopia. Currently there are 3 state owned and 16 private commercial banks; Commercial Bank of ...

 

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Shipping

Ethiopian Shipping Lines Procedures on ...

Ethiopian Shipping Lines Procedures on ...
As the bulk of import cargo to Ethiopia is done through Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Services Enterprise, it's imperative to know the ...

 

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Customs

Customs Duty, Tariff and Taxes in ...

Customs Duty, Tariff and Taxes in ...
All imported goods to Ethiopia are subjected to customs duties and taxes, unless exempted by law. Taxes applicable on imported goods ...

 

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Tax

Tax Appeal in Ethiopia

Tax Appeal in Ethiopia
The Tax Law in Ethiopia has put in place a three tier system to resolve tax related controversies. Tax complaints regarding administrative ...

 

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Exchange Rates

Selling Buying
USD US 23.651  23.1873 
GBP UK 30.8575  30.2409 
EUR EU 27.5345  26.9854 
CHF CHE 24.6957  24.1988 
CAD CA 18.8966  18.5187 
AED UAE 6.4392  6.3127