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Liberia: palm oil to become key export

The Liberian government predicts that palm oil will replace iron ore as one of the country’s main export commodities after prices for the base metal collapsed over the past three years.…

Liberia to raise $1.3bn to boost economy

Liberia will attempt to raise $1.3bn to boost the economy following the 2014 Ebola epidemic and a decline in its key export commodities, according to the finance minister. …

Liberia and Sierra Leone rebuilding after Ebola

The Ebola outbreak may well be the best-known crisis to befall Liberia and Sierra Leone but the global collapse in commodity prices has hampered their economies even harder, with a drop in growth of over 20% in Sierra Leone and stagnation in Liberia.