Information Center Business News

  1. 01 Information Center Business News December 2013 E.C
  2. 02 Information Center Business News January 2013 EC
  3. 03 Information Center Business News February 2013 EC

ECCSA Media Digest

  1. ECCSA Media Digest March 2012 E.C
  2. ECCSA Media Digest September 2013 E.C
  3. ECCSA Media Digest October 2013 E.C
  4. ECCSA Media Digest November 2013 E.C
  5. ECCSA Media Digest December 2013 E.C
  6. ECCSA Media Digest January 2013 E.C
  7. ECCSA Media Digest Feburary 2013 E.C
  8. ECCSA Media Digest March 2013 E.C
  9. ECCSA Media Digest April 2013 E.C
  10. ECCSA Media Digest May 2013 E.C.
  11. ECCSA Media Digest June 2013 E.C.
  12. ECCSA Media Digest July 2013 E.C.
  13. ECCSA Media Digest August 2013 E.C.
  14. ECCSA Media Digest September 2014 E.C.
  15. ECCSA Media Digest October 2014 E.C.
  16. ECCSA Media Digest  November 2014 E.C.
  17. ECCSA Media Digest  December 2014 E.C.
  18. ECCSA Media Digest January 2014 E.C.
  19. ECCSA Media Digest February 2014 E.C.
  20. ECCSA Media Digest March 2014 E.C.
  21. ECCSA Media Digest April 2014 E.C.

Customs Commission


1. የታክስ ቅሬታ ጽ-ቤትን አሰራር ለመወሰን ተሻሽሎ የወጣ መመሪያ፤

2. በአገር ውስጥ ተገጣጥመው ለታክሲ አገልግሎት የሚውሉ ተሸከርካሪዎች ከቀረጥና ታክስ ነፃ ስለመደረጋቸው

3. የዕቃዎች በመጋዘን የቆይታ ግዜ እንዲራዘም የተደረገበት

4. ዕቃ በዋስትና ስለሚለቀቅበት ሁኔታ ለመወሰን የወጣ መመሪያ

5. የቱሪስት መገልገያ ዕቃዎች በጊዚያዊነት ወደ ሀገር ውስት ስለሚገቡበት ሁኔታ ለመወሰን የወጣ

6. የጉምሩክ ቀሪ ቀረጥና ታክስ መክፈያ ጊዜ ለመወሰን የወጣ መመሪያ

7. የጉምሩክ ትራንዚት አፈፃፀም መመሪያ

Ministry of Innovation and Technology

1. የኤሌክትሮኒክስ ትራንስፎርሜሽን ለመደንገግ የወጣ አዋጅ

Ministry of Revenues

1. ታክስ ከፋዩ የሚያቀርበውን የራስ ታክስ ስሌት እንዲሻሻል ስለሚፈቀድበት ሁኔታ ለመወሰን የወጣ መመሪያ

2. ከተከፋይ ሂሳብ ላይ የንግድ ትርፍ ግብር ቀንሰው እንዲያስቀሩ ሃላፊት የተሰጣቸው ግለሰብ ታክስ ከፋዮችን ለመወሰን የወጣ መመሪያ

3. ከንግድ አሰራር ጋር በተያያዘ የሚደረጉ ለውጦችን ስለማሳወቅ የወጣ መመሪያ 

4. የታክስ ክሊራንስ ምስክር ወረቀት አሰጣጥ መመሪያ

5. የታክስ ክፍያ ግዜ ማራዘሚያ መመሪያ

6. የንግድ ስራ ከተቋረጠ በኋላ በተገኘ ገቢ ላይ ግብር ስለሚከፈልበት ሁኔታ ለመወሰን የወጣ መመሪያ

Ministry of Trade and Industry

1. Ethiopian Investment Proclamation

2. Trade Practice & consumer Protection Proclamation

Ministry of Finance

1. ለውጭ ገበያ በሚቀርብ ጥሬ እና በከፊል በተዘጋጀ ቆዳና ሌጦ ላይ ታክስ ለማስከፈል የወጣ አዋጅ

2. ስለወጪ ንግድ የቀረጥ ማበረታቻ ሥርዓት የወጣ አዋጅ

3. የተጨማሪ እሴት ታክስ አዋጅን ለማሻሻል የወጣ አዋጅ


Other Publications

  1. የጉምሩክ ኦንላይን አገልግሎት አሰራር ስርዓት ማኑዋል
  2. የሪፖርት ማቅረቢያ ጊዜ እና ሪፖርት አቅራቢዎች መስፈርት
  3. Ethiopian Leather Sector Profile
  4. Ethiopian Textile Sector Profile
  5. Investment Promotion Strategy
  6. Amhara-Major Investment Opportunities
  7. Oromia-Major Investment Opportunities
  8. Tigray-Major Investment Opportunities
  10. Covid19 Impact on MSMEs
  11. Operationalization of Movable Collateral Registry Directive No. MCR/01/2020
  12. Licensing & Authorization of Payment Instrument Issuers Directive No. ONPS/01/2020
  13. Movable Property Security Right Proclamation No. 1147/2019
  14. Interest Rate Directive No. NBE/INT/12/2017
  15. National Payment System Proclamation No. 718/2011
  16. Cash Withdrawal Limit Directive No. FIS/03/2020
  18. AfCFTA Business Guide


PSD Hub publications(click to Download)
  1. A Study on the Determination of the Share of the Private Sector in Ethiopian Gross Domestic Product
  2. Assessment of Urban Development Practices on Business Expansion in Ethiopia
  3. Baseline Survey on Competition and Markets in Ethiopia
  4. Company Registration in Ethiopia
  5. Desk Review of Studies Conducted on Women Entrepreneurs in Ethiopia
  6. Enabling the Private Sector to Contribute to the Reduction of Urban Youth Unemployment in Ethiopia
  7. How to Optimize Advantages of Accession to the World Trade Organization & Measures to be taken to Meet Possible Challenges
  8. Land Lease Policy in Addis Ababa
  9. Livestock Resource potentials
  10. Market Potential Assessment and Road Map Development for the Establishment of Capital Market in Ethiopia
  11. Narrowing Trade Deficit through Increased Import Substitution
  12. Position of the Business Community on the Revision of the Commercial Code of Ethiopia
  13. Review of the Legal and Institutional Framework for Market Competition in Ethiopia
  14. Review of the Recommendations of the Business Community for Inclusion In the PASDEP
  15. Situation Analysis of Business and Sectoral Associations in Ethiopia
  16. The Impact of Border Clearance Procedures on the Cost of Doing Business in Ethiopia
  17. The Impact of Ethiopian Labor Laws on Business Efficiency and Competitiveness
  18. The Impact of Tax Reform on Private Sector Development
  19. The Impact of Telecommunications Services on Doing Business in Ethiopia
  20. The Management of Commercial Road Transport in Ethiopia
  21. The Potential for Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Ethiopia
  22. The Road to Private Sector Led Economic Growth
  23. Property Rights Protection and Private Sector Development in Ethiopia



New Publications

  1. National Business Agenda 2017
  2. Governance in Public Sector-Implication on Private Sector Development in Ethiopia 2018
  3. Challenges & Prospects of Private Sector Business a case of Benishangul Gumuz Region 2018
  4. Tigray Regional Business Agenda 2018
  5. Reviewing Policies & Regulations Relevant to Micro, Small & Women Owned Enterprises in Ethiopia 2019
  6. Amhara Region Business Agenda 2018
  7. Demand Study for BMO Services Of ECCSA & Its Member Organizations (Consolidated) 2019
  8. Business Environmental Scanning Manual for National-Reional Business Agenda Development 2019
  9. Policy, legal & Administrative Barriers on Access to Land for Businesses in Ethiopia 2019
  10. A Study on the Problems of the Business Community in Oromia Region 2018
  11. Assessing the Changes & Experiences of Tax Collection System in Harari Regional State 2018
  12. በቤኒሻንጉል ጉሙዝ የግል ንግድ ዘርፍ ያሉበት ችግሮችና ተስፋዎች (Position Paper) 2010
  13. Regional PPD Summary Consolidated Report



Researches and Studies Commissioned by Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce & Sectoral Associations (ECCSA)

  1. Access to Finance in Ethiopia: Policy, Regulatory & Administrative Impediments (EPPCF)
  2. The Role of the private Sector in Promoting Small holders productivity Growth in Agro Food Sector (PSD-Hub)
  3. Revisiting the Ethiopian Private Sector Associative Formats with the view of fostering stronger private sector (PSD-Hub)
  4. Mainstreaming Value – Chain Analysis in the Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations (PSD-Hub)
  5. Development of National Business Agenda for Ethiopian Public Private Consultative Forum (EPPCF)
  6. The Study on Public Procurement and Private Sector in Ethiopia, Trends prospects and Challenges (PSD-Hub)
  7. Ethiopian Code of Business Ethics (PSD-Hub)


To Access the above documents and more:
ECCSA Resource & WTO Reference Center (RC)
Mexico Square, ECCSA Building, Ground floor, Room No. 13
Tel:  251-966038499 (RC) 

Fax: 251-115517699
International Trade Centre (ITC)

Trade Map: Bilateral trade statistics on trade flows in goods and tariff measures including indicators on export trends, international supply and demand, alternative markets, and competitor performance, useful in international business development. Click here

Investment Map: Identify foreign investment opportunities including statistics on foreign direct investment with international trade, tariff and multinational company data for developing and transition countries. The statistics aims to assist IPAs, WAIPAs and TSIs. Click here

Market Access Map: Market Access Map covers customs tariffs (import duties) and other measures applied by 182 importing countries to products from 239 countries and territories. MFN (Most Favorable Nations) and preferential rates are shown for products at the most detailed national tariff line level. Click here

Standards Map: Standards Map is ITC's web-based information portal of the Trade for Sustainable Development (T4SD) program, a partnership-based effort to increase access to information on private standards and to enhance opportunities for sustainable production and trade. Click Here

Trade Competitiveness Map: Analyze country and product competitiveness with trade flows. Click Here

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Trade Analysis Information System (TRAINS) that contains information on Imports, Tariffs, Para-Tariffs and Non-Tariff Measures for 119 countries. The data on tariffs, para-tariffs and non-tariff measures are available at the most detailed commodity level of the national tariffs (i.e., at the tariff line level). The data are recorded according to three internationally recognized trade and tariff classifications. Click Here

The United Nation Statistical Division (UNSD)

Commodity Trade (UN COMTRADE) Data Base that contains Exports and Imports by Commodity and Partner Country. Values are recorded in US Dollars along with a variety of quantity measures. The Data Base includes information for more than 160 countries, some of which have been reporting these types of statistics to the United Nations since 1962. The data are provided according to various six internationally recognized trade and tariff classifications. For more information Click here

Integrated Data Base (IDB) that contain imports by commodity and partner country and MFN applied and where available preferencial tariffs, at the most detailed commodity level of the national tariffs. The Consolidated Tariff Schedule Data Base (CTS) contains WTO Bound Tariffs, Initial Negotiating Rights (INR) and other indicators. The CTS reflects the concessions made by countries during goods negotiations (e.g., the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations). The IDB and CTS are practical working tool and there are no implications as to the legal status of the information contained therein. Click here

National customs and statistics institutions and regional secretariats, with their precious collaboration contributed to the expansion of ITC coverage for trade and tariffs data, providing most of the statistical information available through the application for the greater collective benefit of all. Click Here