Fact Sheet: Mali - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Bamako
  • Population (millions): 15.8
  • Total area: 1,220,190 km2
  • Currency: Franc CFA
  • Language (s): French, Bambara, other African languages

Economic Facts 2014

  • GDP ($ billions): 13.2
  • GDP per capita ($): 833
  • GDP growth (%): 6.8
  • Inflation (%): 0.9
  • Unemployment (%): Not available

Key Opportunities

  • Education
  • Mining

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2014
Canada’s merchandise exports to Mali$12.2
Canada’s merchandise imports from Mali$0.5
Canadian investment in Mali-$4
Malian investment in CanadaNot available