Fact Sheet: Tanzania - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Dodoma
  • Population (millions): 47.7
  • Total area: 885,800 km2
  • Currency: Shilling
  • Language (s): Swahili, English

Economic Facts 2014

  • GDP ($ billions): 52.9
  • GDP per capita ($): 1,111
  • GDP growth (%): 7.2
  • Inflation (%): 6.1
  • 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)
 2014
Canada’s merchandise exports to Tanzania$73.2
Canada’s merchandise imports from Tanzania$43.5
Canadian investment in TanzaniaCommercially sensitive information
Tanzanian investment in CanadaNot available