Business

The U.S. embassy Abidjan is committed to supporting U.S. companies to grow their exports to Cote d’Ivoire. In this section, you’ll find an quick description of Cote d’Ivoire as an export market and some suggestions for getting started.

In Cote d’Ivoire, commercial matters are coordinated by the Political and Economic Section (U.S. Department of State) in partnership with the regional commercial office in Accra, Ghana .  The U.S. Embassy offers a range of services to help U.S. companies do business in Cote d’Ivoire.

The main goal of commercial services in Cote d’Ivoire is to promote trade and investment by:

  • Supporting U.S. businesses and investors in Cote d’Ivoire
  • Improving the investment and business climate
  • Promoting U.S. products and services
  • Encouraging greater use of African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)

Our Country Commercial Guide provides a more detailed description of how to do business in Cote d’Ivoire and can be accessed through the Department of Commerce’s country commercial guide webpage.

Doing Business in the U.S.