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Bees Honey

Ethiopia is the highest in Africa in bee colony population producing the highest amount of the continent’s honey with 43,000 tons registered per annum. Nevertheless, 80% of the honey is consumed locally with honey mead processing and the remaining eaten in different forms. The Ethiopian honey didn’t yet thrust captured a significant market share in the export market due to the traditional way of production which hardly meets the quality requirements of exotic markets as well as uncompetitive price.

APIEXPO AFRICA 2012, "Beekeeping for Food Security and Combating Climate Change”. Scheduled to take place between 26 & 30 Sept, 2012, at the Millennium Hall, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Share on Facebook