Fact Sheet: Mali - Canada's Priority Market

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Fast Facts

  • Capital: Bamako
  • Population (millions): 16.3
  • Total area: 1,220,190 km2
  • Currency: Franc CFA
  • Language (s): French, Bambara, other African languages

Economic Facts 2012

  • GDP ($ billions): 10.3
  • GDP per capita ($): 631
  • GDP growth (%): -1.2
  • Inflation (%): 5.3
  • 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)
 20122007
Canada’s merchandise exports to Mali$16$7.8 
Canada’s merchandise imports from Mali$1.2$0.5
Canadian investment in MaliCommercially sensitive informationCommercially sensitive information
Malian investment in CanadaNot availableNot available