A consultative forum on the Ethiopian export performance of the horticulture sector and target of the year 2019/20 was held today August 15, 2020 at Elily Hotel.
The program organized by Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) in collaboration with the Ethiopian Horticulture Producer Exporters Association (EHPEA) in the presence of regional heads of state and agriculture bureaus as well as private sector actors. The sector’s best performance for 2012 E.C presented by Ato Wondale Habtamu, state Minister at MoA stated that the sector registored 146% of the plan during the fiscal year.
The forum was a great platform where participants raised the bottelneck of the indusrty and contribute ideas on the wayforward target of the year 2013 E.C. On the closing Eight trophies were awarded to top exporters drown from 83 companies in each category for flowers, fruits, vegetables and herbs. Ethiopian Airlines has also been awarded the trophy for its significant role in the sector.