See Namibia's Country Study Summary
"(...) the report finds that the contribution of BioTrade to Namibia's economy could increase by 50 per cent over the next 10 years, to 7 per cent of GDP. In terms of poverty reduction, BioTrade has the potential to affect a quarter of million people through income, and benefits derived to around one milion Namibians in the next decade. BioTrade is only one of Namibia's green sector and a significant contributor and a potential driver for a successful green transformation in the country."
Sectoral Study, BioTrade, A catalyst for transitioning to a green economy in Namibia, p.3