Bayer in Ethiopia

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Bayer's presence in Ethiopia originates from the late 1960s when the company was mainly known for its pharmaceutical products such as Aspirin and a distributor for Farmer's Organization. 

Bayer trade representative office is based in the capital Addis Ababa at Bole Subcity. The company has currently ca. 15 employees across marketing for Pharmaceutical, Consumer Health and Crop Science products. Legally, Bayer activities in Ethiopia are governed by Bayer East Africa Limited, whose headquarters are in Kenya, Nairobi.

All Bayer Divisions are represented in Ethiopia. Key products in Pharmaceuticals related to Oncology and contraception while in Consumer Health the key brands are Claritin, Supradyn, Rennie and Clarinase. In Crop Science there is a wide range of products available on the market for crop protection.