focus africa
Focus : Africa
Helping Indian companies do business with 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].
Others African Multilateral Trade Groupings
Customs Union
Head Quarters
East African Community Kenya, Uganda,Tanzania, Burundi & Rwanda Arusha, Tanzania 
Economic Community of West African States  Benin,Burkina Faso,Cape Verde,Ivory Coast,Gambia,Ghana,Guinea - Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone & Togo Abuja, Nigeria 
Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa   Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea & Gabon

Abuja, Nigeria
Western African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal & Togo

Southern African Development Community Angola, Botswana, DRC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Madagascar, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Seychelles, Tanzania, Zambia & Zimbabwe Gaborone, Botswana


African Custom Unions