Ethiopia, the birth place of Arabica coffee rose its monthly coffee export amidst the challenge faced in red sea. The country exported 19,200 tons of coffee and earned $88.6 million in February 2024. The export performance showed significant improvement compared to the previous year. 90% of this export was due to the newly introduced marketing option called Vertical Integration. In February 2023, Ethiopia exported 16,000 tons and earned $83.2 million.