Industrial equipment import went up greatly by 90.01% compared to the same time an year ago, new statistics from United Nations Statistical Office pinpoint. It hit its 22-year maximum as industrial equipment import strongly increased by 82 582 kilogram, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it grew by 60.35 percent. Ethiopia saw a raise of 785.44% in industrial equipment import during the last 22 years. Besides, it has had the average annual growth rate of 0.18 percent during the five years with a marginal overall increase since the 1995. It averaged 36 636.68 kilogram from 1995 to 2016 and it attained its minimum of 2 145 kilogram in 1999.