Cote d'Ivoire

On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Cote d'Ivoire. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.

It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.

Type of Government: Republic
Population: 28.16 million (2022)
GDP: 70.02 billion USD (2022)
Corporate Tax Rate: 25%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 1.5% - 10%
Major Exports: The top exports of Cote d'Ivoire are Cocoa Beans ($3.33B), Gold ($2.12B), Rubber ($2.11B), Refined Petroleum ($1.88B), and Cocoa Paste ($1.08B), exporting mostly to Switzerland ($1.6B), Mali ($1.46B), Netherlands ($1.43B), United States ($1.08B), and France ($940M). In 2022, Cote d'Ivoire was the world's biggest exporter of Cocoa Beans ($3.33B), Cocoa Paste ($1.08B), and Cocoa Shells ($195M).
Major Imports: The top imports of Cote d'Ivoire are Crude Petroleum ($2.28B), Refined Petroleum ($1.39B), Rice ($821M), Non-fillet Frozen Fish ($680M), and Special Purpose Ships ($637M), importing mostly from China ($3.31B), Nigeria ($1.97B), France ($1.44B), India ($965M), and Belgium ($812M).