Financing small business for development

Trade Compass Episode 7: Financing small business for development

This episode looks at how developing countries such as Ethiopia can fuel trade-led development within their borders by helping small businesses to become more competitive in global markets.

This episode spotlights three sectors in Ethiopia with strong potential for development:

• The burgeoning fashion industry, which fuses the traditional with the modern
• Lentils, chickpeas and other pulses, which have strong demand overseas
• Coffee roasted and processed in the country that first discovered the bean