Country Risk Category

Short-term Business

Cover facilities are available for transactions with contract values up to a maximum of EUR 250,000. Under wholeturnover policies transactions up to a maximum of EUR 1,25 million can be covered.

Medium/long-term Business

No cover available.


Irrevocable letters of credit opened prior to the commencement of risk and of sufficient duration are required.

The assessment of a bank for acceptance as a guarantor or borrower is carried out case by case on the basis of informative documents and taking into account the risk involved.

Further Information

Country information on commercial practices, business climate, market analyses, law, import procedures, customs duties can be found on the website of Germany Trade & Invest (gtai, https://www.gtai.de).

The most important GTAI country information on Africa can be found at a glance on the Africa Business Guide (German version, www.africa-business-guide.de).

You can find more detailed information on the G20 initiative „Compact with Africa“ (www.compactwithafrica.org).

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