Fact Sheet: Côte d'Ivoire - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Abidjan
  • Population (millions): 24.1
  • Total area: 318,000 km2
  • Currency: Franc CFA
  • Language (s): French, 60 native dialects

Economic Facts 2013

  • GDP ($ billions): 29.1
  • GDP per capita ($): 1,210
  • GDP growth (%): 8.1
  • Inflation (%): 2.6
  • Unemployment (%): Not available

Key Opportunities

  • Education
  • Mining
  • Sustainable technologies

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2013
Canada’s merchandise exports to Côte d’Ivoire$38
Canada’s merchandise imports from Côte d’Ivoire$480.2
Canadian investment in Côte d’IvoireCommercially sensitive information
Ivorian investment in CanadaNot available