An analysis of supply side constraints on Ethiopian red pepper and paprika capsicum production and export:
This study investigates the supply side constraints for two spices, red pepper and paprika capsicum, with a high potential for exports
This research attempts to examine red pepper marketing in Alaba and Siltie with the specific objectives of identifying marketing channels, and the role and linkage of marketing agents; quantifying costs and margins for key marketing channels; identifying factors affecting volume of pepper supply in Alaba and Siltie and examining integration between regional markets and the terminal market.
This document highlights the favourable agro-climatic conditions to grow different varieties of spices, the availability of abundant and relatively cheap labour force, the growing world demand for spices, and the conducive investment climate existing in the Country that creates attractive conditions for investing in spice extraction plants.
Market Chain Analysis of Red Pepper: The Case of Bure Woreda, West Gojjam Zone, Amhara National Regional State, Ethiopia