Sammy Ethiopia

General Information

IndustryTextiles and clothing

Organisation typeCompany

Company Address P.O.BOX 8354,
Addis Ababa,

Phone number+251-11-553-9775, +251-91-120-8405

Web page

Company Address

Contact Information

Contact Person Mr. Sammy Abdella
Owner/General Manager

Phone +251-91-120-805


Verified By

OrganisationAbayneh Getachew Demesa

Project typeTrade intermediary (distributer, importer, agent, representative)

Project abstractSammy Ethiopia, an Ethiopian company, specialized in manufacturing and export of home-made textiles, quality leather products as well as other handcrafted product and home decor, is searching for Finnish partners for operating as trade intermediary in Europe.

Project descriptionSammy Ethiopia, established in 2006 is based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and currently employs 78 persons.

The company ioperates in the manufacturing and export of handmade Ethiopian products such as hand-woven textile, leather products for home and fashion lines, and other handcrafted products. Accoding to the company their brands link the artisan skills of one of Africa’s most ancient civilizations with American and European fashion know-how. The result; unique contemporary treasures, made in and out of Addis Ababa, that have already gathered fans from New York to Tokyo. All Sammy Ethiopia's products are 100 % handmade.

The customers so far have been various international stores and boutiques in the UK, France, Italy, Spain, USA, Canada, Japan, Australia, South Africa, Kenya, South Africa, Poland, Czech Republic Denmark and Belgium.

The company is currently looking for a Finnish trading partner to import and distribute their products to the European countries.


Number of employees73

Annual turnover in €0,5 - 2 million

Annual balance sheet total2 - 10 million

Already engaged in international co-operationYes

Percentage of transnational activities50% or more