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248%CURRENT US$
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9.63%CURRENT US$
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About

Germany-Ethiopia In 2021, Germany exported $201M to Ethiopia. The main products that Germany exported to Ethiopia are Cars ($52.6M), Laboratory Reagents ($11.5M), and Pesticides ($8.93M). During the last 26 years the exports of Germany to Ethiopia have increased at an annualized rate of 1.66%, from $131M in 1995 to $201M in 2021.

In 2021, Germany did not export any services to Ethiopia.

Ethiopia-Germany In 2021, Ethiopia exported $248M to Germany. The main products that Ethiopia exported to Germany were Coffee ($194M), Knit Women's Coats ($6.38M), and Knit Socks and Hosiery ($5.74M). During the last 26 years the exports of Ethiopia to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 1.65%, from $162M in 1995 to $248M in 2021.

In 2021, Ethiopia did not export any services to Germany.

Comparison In 2021,  Germany ranked 5 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI 1.81), and 3 in total exports ($1.56T). That same year, Ethiopia ranked 99 in the Economic Complexity Index (ECI -0.8), and 126 in total exports ($4.41B).

Historical Data

Bilateral Trade by Products

Depth
Value

In 2021, Germany exported $201M to Ethiopia. The main products exported from Germany to Ethiopia were Cars ($52.6M), Laboratory Reagents ($11.5M), and Pesticides ($8.93M). During the last 26 years the exports of Germany to Ethiopia have increased at an annualized rate of 1.66%, from $131M in 1995 to $201M in 2021.

In 2021, Ethiopia exported $248M to Germany. The main products exported from Ethiopia to Germany were Coffee ($194M), Knit Women's Coats ($6.38M), and Knit Socks and Hosiery ($5.74M). During the last 26 years the exports of Ethiopia to Germany have increased at an annualized rate of 1.65%, from $162M in 1995 to $248M in 2021.

Exports from Germany (Flag) to Ethiopia (Flag) (2021)

Exports from Ethiopia (Flag) to Germany (Flag) (2021)

Market Competitiveness

Color
Germany
Top Destination
United States$135B
Ethiopia
Top Destination
United Arab Emirates$1.05B

This map shows whether countries import more from Germany or Ethiopia. Each country is colored based on the difference in imports they receive from Germany and Ethiopia or the difference in the growth in imports.

In 2021, countries that imported more from Germany than Ethiopia were United States ($135B), China ($121B), and France ($119B).

In 2021, countries that imported more from Ethiopia than Germany were Somalia ($361M), Djibouti ($103M), and South Sudan ($14M).

Difference in imports from Ethiopia (Flag) and Germany (Flag) (2021)

Comparative Advantage Germany - Ethiopia

Flow
Scale

This chart compares trade between Germany and Ethiopia by product, considering products traded by both, Germany and Ethiopia.

During 2021, Germany had a large net trade with Ethiopia in the exports of Transportation ($60.6M), Machines ($58.9M), and Chemical Products ($36.5M).

During 2021, Ethiopia had a large net trade with Germany in the exports of Vegetable Products ($210M), Textiles ($30.2M), and Mineral Products ($4.39M).

Economic Complexity

Competitive Landscape

This visualization show the product space at the HS4 level colored from blue to yellow.  This mean that the more blue a dot/product is, the more Germany has comparative advantage over Ethiopia. Similarly, the more yellow a dot/product is, the more Ethiopia has comparative advantage over Germany.

Product Space of Germany (Flag) and Ethiopia (Flag) (2021)

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