Ethiopia-Canada Trade & Investment Forum

MineAfrica hosted a delegation of 45 leading companies from Ethiopia led by H.E.Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, in Toronto on May 18.

The full-day event was organized in partnership with the Ethiopian Embassy in Ottawa and Ethiopian based WAFA Marketing and Promotion.

The forum featured presentations by senior government leaders on doing business in Ethiopia and Amhara Region and business to business meetings between Ethiopian and Canadian companies

Ethiopia is ranked by the International Monetary Fund among the five fastest growing economies in the world.

Download the program.

Download the list of participating Ethiopian companies and their company profiles and industry sectors of interest.

Click on the links below to download the presentations.

  • Growth &Transformation Plan (GTP) II: Outlines & Opportunities - H.E. Dr. Yinager Dessie, Commissioner, National Planning Commission, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

  • Business Climate in Ethiopia and Amhara Regional State - Mr. Tadesse Kassa, Chief Executive Officer, TIRET Corporate

  • Business Opportunities in the Manufacturing Sector in Amhara Region - Mr. Melaku Alebel, Commissioner, Amhara Regional State Investment Commission

  • Canadian Government Support for Doing Business in Ethiopia - Chris Evans, Senior Advisor, Clean Air Technologies, Export Development Canada (EDC) and Alma Farias, Ontario Regional Representative, TFO Canada

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