Trade Monitoring

Information on Togo

BASIC INFORMATION

Name REPUBLIC OF TOGO
Governance DEMOCRACY (Presidential system)
Capital CITY Lomé
Population 7.6 (million)
Official language (s) FRENCH
Human Development Index 0.485
Time Zone WAT (UTC+1) (GMT+1)
Main Port PORT OF LOME
Income Group LOW INCOME
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.79
YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT RATE (%) 10.80

 

 

NATIONAL MINISTRY RESPONSIBLE FOR TRADE

Name of Ministry Ministry of Commerce, Industry, Trade, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises.
Address
CONTACT (TEL, FAX, E-MAIL)
WEBSITE

 

 

NATIONAL TRADE PROFILE

UNIT CURRENCY West African CFA FRANC (OXF)
EASE OF DOING BUSINESS RANKING 156
MAIN IMPORT COMMODITY (%) MINERAL FUELS (14); MACHINERY (9.2)
MAIN EXPORT COMMODITY (%) SALT, SULPHUR (22); PLASTICS (13)
MAIN EXPORT PARTNERS (%) AFRICA (55); ASIA (21)
MAIN IMPORT PARTNERS (%)  ASIA (40) ; EUROPE (35)
SHARE OF INTRA REGIONAL TRADE AVG (%) 3.4
SHARE OF GLOBAL TRADE (%) 0.01%
GDP GROWTH (ANNUAL %) 4.2%
GDP PER CAPITA 558.10 USD
LENDING RATE
SYSTEM OF TRADE GENERAL TRADE SYSTEM
CORPORATE TAX RATE (%) 30
LENDING CATEGORY IDA
INCOME TAX RATE (%) 35
INFLATION (%) 0.01%
Balance of trade -46.00 (CFA FRANC BILLION)
Current account -242.3605 (USD MILLION)
Interest rate (%) 4.50

 

 

NATIONAL TRADE AND RELATED LINKS

National Trade Website
Customs
Statistics
Central Bank
Immigration

 

AGREEMENT/TREATY
DATE OF ENTRY INTO FORCE
Agreement
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