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Weak Consumer Profile Depressing Consumer Spending

Low income levels and weak purchasing power will depress consumer spending in Ethiopia over our forecast period. We expect a large proportion of total household spending to be allocated to essential spending, as is characteristic of developing markets. We forecast spending on communications to outperform on the back of rising subscription to 3G and 4G services.





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