Franchise Opportunities in Ethiopia

Popular franchise directions in Ethiopia

List of franchises for sale available in Ethiopia

Motorsport franchise
Motorsport - Franchise of racing club Investment from $97,200
Tenacious Techies franchise
Tenacious Techies - full service digital marketing agency franchise Investment from $2,000
PunctureSafe franchise
PunctureSafe - total tyre protection franchise Investment from $1,875
Mikel Coffee Company franchise
Mikel Coffee Company - Cafe Franchise Investment on demand
Verbatoria franchise
Verbatoria - Talents-By-Brainwaves Edutech Service For Children Franchise Investment from $4,990
Etagi franchise
Etagi - Real Estate Franchise Investment from $30,500
Choupette franchise
Choupette - kids clothing shop franchise Investment from $46,000
Krispy Kreme franchise
Krispy Kreme - doughnuts and coffee store franchise Investment from $275,000
Orangetheory Fitness franchise
Orangetheory Fitness - fitness centre franchise Investment from $488,405
9ROUND franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise Investment on demand
Marriott International franchise
Marriott International - hotel franchise Investment from $74,082,490
Veronica's franchise
Veronica's - Agency Franchise Investment from $45,000
COLIZEUM franchise
COLIZEUM - Cyber Sport Arenas Franchise Investment from $58,900
The Deep VR franchise
The Deep VR - Virtual Reality Entertainment Centre Franchise Investment from $30,000
GREEN BAR franchise
GREEN BAR - Autonomous City Farms Franchise Investment from $8,168
Coffee Nefer franchise
Coffee Nefer - Coffee House Franchise Investment from $12,200
PANTIKA franchise
PANTIKA - Beauty and Health Laboratory Franchise Investment from $1,062
Baby Brain franchise
Baby Brain - Center for Additional Education Franchise Investment from $11,000
EcoMotive Hygiene franchise
EcoMotive Hygiene - Automotive Products Franchise Investment from $15,000
Cutmann Kids franchise
Cutmann Kids - the First Children's Barbershop Franchise Investment from $17,000
MOMIZU HOUSE franchise
MOMIZU HOUSE - MOMIZU HOUSE Franchise For Sale – Bakery and Beverages Investment from $66,000
Naedine franchise
Naedine - Medical Clinic Franchise Investment from $432,170
ADORI сollection franchise
ADORI сollection - Production Studio of Knitted Clothes Franchise Investment from $24,200
HEALTHY-5 franchise
HEALTHY-5 - Australian Super Manuka Honey Franchise Investment from $80,000

Attractiveness of Ethiopia for the development of franchise business

Ethiopia is located in the Horn of Africa. The country is highly populated, there are 105 million inhabitants, living mostly in rural areas (approximately 80 %). The largest cities, however, are numerous and allow great business opportunities. The biggest of them are Addis Ababa (3.38 mln), Dire Dawa (440,000), Mekelle (310,436) and Gondar (207,044).

The government exploits long-term economic development strategy nowadays aimed to focus on agriculture to supply commodities for exports, domestic food supply and industrial output, and expand markets for domestic manufacturing. The strategy includes different economic reforms.

As the result of which in 2016 the government of the country enabled registration of franchises, which attracted several popular international brands to the market. There are such familiar franchise businesses successfully operating in different business sectors as Sheraton, Hilton, Marriott, Radisson Blu, and Ramada, Pizza Hut, etc. Moreover, many franchise giants are exploring the market to choose the best strategy for growing their businesses in the country.

There are some issues with product quality control, banking regulations, foreign exchange convertibility which can cause some difficulties with opening a franchise business in Ethiopia.

There are high investment business opportunities, as well as cheap franchises in Ethiopia presented for review, the choice is yours.

Indicators of Ethiopian Business Market

  • Capital: Addis Ababa

  • Currency: Birr (ETB, ‎Br, ብር)

  • Education Index (2015): 0,318

  • Official languages: Amharic

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $2,344

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): -

  • Population: 102,4 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $220,681 billion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 159

  • Gini: 33,6

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0,463