International Trade in Guinea-Bissau

International Trade in Guinea-Bissau

During the last decade, the economic performance of Guinea-Bissau has been mediocre nad irregular. The economic vulnerability of the country is due to its little diversified production and exports base. Agriculture is the most important sector of the economy of Guinea-Bissau since it... Read more

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Market Analyses About Guinea-Bissau (25)

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    Trade Finance, Guinea-Bissau

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    Maison Genné

    Movers/Removals, Guinea-Bissau

    Maison Genné offers you a quality service for you move since 1931. We have an enormous amount of years of experience as removal...

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  • GROUPE DIAM MONDIAL HOLDING

    Commodity Sales and Distribution, Guinea-Bissau

    Nous importons le lait en poudre, le concentré de tomate, riz Thailandais, Brésilien, Indien; le sucre brésilien que...
  • Commerlink,SA

    Export Management, Guinea-Bissau

    We are a Manufactuers and producer and we can suplly large quantity of Raw Cashew Nuts, and Timber wood origin Guinea Bissau.

Overview About International Trade in Guinea-Bissau

Economic Overview

During the last decade, the economic performance of Guinea-Bissau has been mediocre nad irregular. The economic vulnerability of the country is due to its little diversified production and exports base. Agriculture is the most important sector of the economy of Guinea-Bissau since it accounts for nearly two thirds of GDP. The export of seafood and cashew nuts is the main source of revenue in the country. In 2010, thanks to good agricultural performance (increase in the price of cashew nuts), investment in public works and construction and new pledges from donors, the GDP growth reached 3.5%. The forecasts count on a strenghtening of growth in 2011.

The government is making a great effort in diversifying the economy with the support of international financial institutions such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF). A three-year program was signed with the latter in May 2010, as part of the Extended Credit Facility framework and in December, the country has completed its Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) debt reduction initiative. The 2011 budget plans to pursue budget rigor and a careful debt management, in a way to concentrate spending on key sectors lin...

News Related to International Trade in Guinea-Bissau

  • EU signs Sustainable Fishing Partnership Agreement Protocol with Guinea Bissau - Sep 02, 2019

    On 15 June, the EU and Guinea Bissau signed a new 5-year protocol to the existing Sustainable Fishing Partnership Agreement (SFPA). This new protocol fully reflects the long-standing spirit of the EU partnership and the general principles of the EU Common Fisheries Policy such as sustainable management of resources, legal stability, transparency, science-based access and monitoring, and the sustainable development of the partner country fisheries sector.

    Source: EC Europe

  • Guinea-Bissau Reaffirms Unconditional Support to Morocco's Territorial Integrity and Autonomy Plan: Joint Statement - Aug 24, 2019

    The Government of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau reiterated its "unconditional support" to the territorial integrity of the Kingdom of Morocco as well as the Moroccan autonomy plan as the only solution to the dispute over the Moroccan Sahara, says a joint statement issued on the occasion of the working visit to the Kingdom of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Communities of Guinea-Bissau, Mrs. Suzi Carla Barbosa.

    Source: KINGDOM OF MOROCCO