The export business was BK’s first entry into a formal organization.
The company grew immediately in leaps and bounds to the number one Ethiopian exporter for ten consecutive years. BK was able to export over 36,000tons of sesame seed, generating over 70mln USD in just one year. Established 16 years ago, BK Import and Export was poised to be a foundation for the establishment of other sister companies. This export business line has generated more than 510 million USD in the last 10 years, for example; BK”s export business has created a huge brand image for the entire group often used as a reference in the international market and especially by Chinese traders.