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Foreign Trade in Goods Statistics Report Q3 2020 (Nigeria National Bureau of Statistics)

Published by the National Bureau of Statistics, the Quarterly Foreign Trade in Goods Statistics reports provide detailed information on the country's agricultural exports. 


 

Agriculture

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO): Top 10 Country Production of Yams

A global database compiled by the UN Food and Agricultural Organisation, which includes information on crops, animals, inputs, trade, land, fertilisers and pesticides among other information.

Agriculture

World Bank: Agriculture, forestry, and fishing, value added (% of GDP)

An analysis and visualisation tool that contains, among other data, a collection of time series data on agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa. The dashboard includes information on the share of agricultural land, rural population and employment in the agricultural sector. You can submit your own queries; generate tables, charts, and maps; and easily save, embed, and share them.

Agriculture

Agriculture in Africa 2019: Special Report (Oxford Business Group)

 

Agriculture

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO): GIEWS Update Zimbabwe 2019

The statistics arm of the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation provides global food and agriculture data for country comparisons. The data covers 245 countries, and the platform allows users to drill down by country and indicator.

Agriculture

Dubawa fact check: Osofo Kyiri Abosom’s claim about Nigeria banning importation of rice fact-checked

 

Agriculture

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO): Top 10 Country Production of Yams

The statistics arm of the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) provides global food and agriculture data for country comparisons. The data covers 245 countries, and the platform allows users to drill down by country and indicator.


 

Agriculture

World Bank: Agriculture, forestry, and fishing, value added (% of GDP)

An analysis and visualisation tool that contains, among other data, a collection of time series data on agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa. The dashboard includes information on the share of agricultural land, rural population, and employment in the agricultural sector. You can create your queries; generate tables, charts, and maps; and easily save, embed, and share them. 


 

Agriculture

Agriculture in Africa 2019: Special Report (Oxford Busniess Group)

A report that analyses the state of the sector and its medium-term development prospects published by global research and consultancy firm, Oxford Business Group (OBG).