• +252 5844 228
  • |




Livestock is most commonly trader commodity in Somalia as the country has one of the largest herds of livestock in the world. With an estimated 40 million livestock such as sheep, goats, camels, and cows. Somalia is a major player in exportation of livestock into the world market. The Somali livestock trade is a multi-Billion dollar industry, generating over 100,000 jobs as of 2014.  The livestock trade contributes to 40% of GDP in Somalia. With 60% of the population still practicing pastoralism as a way of life, the livestock industry of Somalia will continue to thrive moving into 2018.

Livestock Varieties in Somalia gorgeous

  • Sheep, which are estimated to be 14.6 Million
  • Goats, estimated to be 14 million
  • Camels, which are estimated to be 7.5 Million (Largest Camel population in the world resides in Somalia!)
  • Cattle, estimated to be 5.6 Million

Somalia is located in the East Africa, situated on the Indian ocean and the Red Sea. It boasts the longest coast line in Africa. It borders Kenya, Ethiopia and Djibouti and across the Red Sea, Yemen, Oman, Saudi Arabia and UAE. Somalia situated in an area of Africa where many of its neighbors are experiencing thriving economies, such as Ethiopia, Kenya, Djibouti, UAE, Saudi Arabia, etc. Somalia sits on the busiest shipping lanes in the world, making it a prime area for trading and buying of livestock.

Who is this for?

Commodity Traders, Livestock breeders, Commercial Slaughterhouse, Professional and private investors, etc. This commodity section is a market place for all individuals interested to invest and recoup their proceeds in the Somali livestock trade.

How to get Tarde Livestock

To trade livestock products on the Somali Stock Exchange please register with us and become an Individual Member or Corporate Member.

For more information please contact us via email at or call us on +252 5 844 228