agro West Africa

Exports of agricultural technology and livestock to West Africa firm on a high level

The West African market for agricultural technology becomes ever more important and enjoys staggering growth.

According to VDMA-German Engineering Association, West African imports of agricultural machinery have reached 475 million Euro in 2015 compared to 340 million Euro in 2014 and 353 million Euro in 2013.

agro West Africa

  • Agricultural machines, farming tractors, harvesting equipment
  • Milling and mixing installations/equipment
  • Dryers, silos and storage systems
  • Livestock and poultry breeding
  • Stable equipment
  • Poultry equipment
  • Feeding equipment
  • Milk processing equipment
  • Seeds, seedlings
  • Greenhouse and greenhouse plastics and equipment
  • Pesticides and fertilisers
  • Equipment for fish farming
  • Irrigation systems
  • Veterinary syringes
  • Analytical equipment

West African imports of agricultural machinery and equipment (in million Euro)

Source: VDMA / Graph: fairtrade 2016

Agriculture in Ghana: Facts & Figures (2015)