- Used as a flavoring by food and
-Used as a fragrance in soaps and
Ethiopian annual average production
potential 246, 970 ton.
In ground form it is used in industry for baked goods, curry powder, sausages, and soups.
Valued for its yellow-orange colouring power but also its aroma and flavour. Turmeric is used for domestic cookery and is also an important ingredient of curry powder.