Microkhan by Brendan I. Koerner

Entries Tagged as 'coffee'

The Khat Economy

August 4th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Where would the Ethiopian economy be without the mild, broadly illegal stimulant known as khat? Apparently in quite dire straits: Coffee and khat exports earned Ethiopia close to 737 million dollars, which was 36.9pc of the total foreign exchange of two billion dollars that the country earned in the 2009/10 fiscal year with 36.5pc, 729.1 […]


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