Trade Monitoring

Information on Guinée Bissau

BASIC INFORMATION

Name REPUBLIC OF GUINEA BISSAU
Governance DEMOCRACY
Capital CITY BISSAU
Population 1.82
Official language (s) PORTUGUESE
Human Development Index 0.424
Time Zone (UTC+0)) (GMT+0)

 

Main Port PORTO PIDJIGUITI
Income Group LOW INCOME
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE (%) 6.53
YOUTH UNEMPLOYEMENT RATE (%) 10.8

 

 

NATIONAL MINISTRY RESPONSIBLE FOR TRADE

Name of Ministry
Address
CONTACT (TEL, FAX, E-MAIL)
WEBSITE

 

 

NATIONAL TRADE PROFILE

UNIT CURRENCY WEST AFRICAN CFA FRANC (XOF)
EASE OF DOING BUSINESS RANKING 176
MAIN IMPORT COMMODITY (%) BEVERAGES (28%); MINERAL FUELS (17%)
MAIN EXPORT COMMODITY (%) EDIBLE FRUITS, NUTS, PEEL OF CITRU FRUIT (99%)
MAIN EXPORT PARTNERS (%) ASIA (97%)
MAIN IMPORT PARTNERS (%) EUROPE (45%); AFRICA (41%)
SHARE OF INTRA REGIONAL TRADE AVG (%) 0.2
SHARE OF GLOBAL TRADE (%)
GDP GROWTH (ANNUAL %) 5.8
GDP PER CAPITA 572 USD
SYSTEM OF TRADE
CORPORATE TAX RATE (%) 25.00
LENDING CATEGORY
PERSONAL INCOME TAX RATE (%) 20.00
INFLATION (%) -0.8
Balance of trade 29.7 CFA FRANC MILLION
Current account 0.5 CFA FRANC BILLION
Interest rate (%) 4.5

 

 

RELEVANT NATIONAL TRADE AND RELATED LINKS

National Trade Website
Customs
Statistics
Central Bank
Immigration