Coffee has always been credited to be the Ethiopia's highest foreign currency earner. In terms of weight, however, the most exported goods out of Ethiopia in the last three years are pulses, oil seeds and spices. Using data obtained from Ethiopian Revenue and Customs Authority and Ministry of Trade and Industry, we have presented the most exported goods out of Ethiopa, their quantity in thousand tons, revenue earned in thousand USD.
Businesses that wish to export from Ethiopia should know the export procedures needed to obtain export permit by commercial banks; should prepare Application for Quality Testing and Certification to obtain Export Authorization Certificate from the Quality and Standards Authority of Ethiopia; should fill the Customs declaration. We have included all these export procedures in Ethiopia and also the VAT registration for exporters from Ethiopia and VAT rate applied on goods exported from Ethiopia.