Fact Sheet: Tanzania - Canada's Priority Market

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Fast Facts

  • Capital: Dodoma
  • Population (millions): 47.1
  • Total area: 885,800 km2
  • Currency: Shilling
  • Language (s): Swahili, English

Economic Facts 2012

  • GDP ($ billions): 28.2
  • GDP per capita ($): 599
  • GDP growth (%): 6.9
  • Inflation (%): 16
  • Unemployment (%): Not available

Key Opportunities

  • Infrastructure
  • Transportation

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 Tanzania$80.5$45.4
Canada’s merchandise imports from Tanzania$9$2.1
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