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Northern Powerhouse Manufacturing and Renewable Energy Trade Mission to Ethiopia

March 24 @ 1:00 am - March 30 @ 12:55 am

Location: Ethiopia

Ethiopia is the fourth largest economy in sub-Saharan Africa. It is predicted to be the third largest by 2025.

Delegates will be accompanied by an experienced International Trade Adviser and benefit from the following programme activities:

  • Briefing meeting and reception hosted by the British Embassy
  • Business to business meetings
  • Industry site visits
  • Meetings with relevant Ministries

During this mission, companies will have a unique opportunity to understand the variety and depth of business opportunities on offer to UK businesses in the Ethiopian Market in sectors including:

  • Manufacturing
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Food and liquids processing and packaging
  • Transport and logistics
  • Airport design consultancy and planning
  • Renewable energy and power

The visit is aimed at new and existing exporters to Africa, and also coincides with direct flights now operating from Manchester Airport by Ethiopian Airlines.

Companies will need to meet their own visa and travel/accommodation costs. but may beĀ eligible for an NPH travel grant or local European Regional Development funding. Applications are
made via your local international trade team.