Country Risk Category

Short-term Business / APG Cover Policy

There are no formal restrictions on cover.

Medium/long-term Business

No cover facilities available; however, smaller, foreign exchange-generating transactions may be considered for cover on a case-by-case basis.


Collateral is not normally required.

  • List of Banks:
    Accepted as guarantor or borrower:
    • African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank)

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).

Your contact

Please do not hesitate to contact us.

Country list

Find the country cover policy of more than 200 countries.