focus africa
Focus : Africa
Helping Indian companies do business with Africa
INDIA
INDIA
Africa
AFRICA
INDIA : India’s Trade with the African Region notched US$ 38.96 Billion in the year 2009-10 (DGCI&S provisional figures) constituting 8.37% share in India’s total trade. Trade with the region has grown at a CAGR of 18.10% from US$ 4.48 Billion in 1996-97.
AFRICA : 54 Countries, 1 billion people, US$ 1.01 Billion of trade. Imports worth US$ 468 billion include Mineral Fuels, Oils, Machinery, Vehicles including Boats, Ships, Aircrafts, Electronics & Electricals, Iron & Steel & Articles thereof, Cereals, Plastics, Pharmaceuticals, etc.

Top 20 product groups imported by select African countries ............. [More].
Ghana
Ghana
Infrastructure Development
 
 
 
 

 

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PHYSICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

 

Road Connectivity

 

Roads (KMs/Sq. Km Surface Area): 0.27 (world average 0.46)
Paved roads (KMs/Sq. Km of Surface Area): 0.04
Roads Penetration (KMs/Thousand of Population):2.6 (world average 10.15)

   
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Air

 

Airports: 11(2008)
No. of Airports / Population (Mn): 0.46

 

Rail Penetration         

Total length of Railway Lines 947km
Rail lines( KM/thousand sq. KM): 4.16 (world average 9.20)

 

   

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Energy

 

Production (Bn KWh): 8.204 (world 19020 Bn KWh)
Consumption (Bn KWh): 6.76 (world 17480 Bn KWh)
Export: 755 million KWh
Import: 629 million KWh
Source CIA

 

Water Resources

Total Fresh water withdrawal: 0.98 cu km/yr
 Fresh Water Withdrawal per capita: 44 cu m/yr

Source : CIA Wikipedia