Investment climate of Burkina Faso

The government of Burkina Faso is working to improve investment in the country. The mining sector in Burkina Faso is still untapped. Burkina Faso is the 4th largest gold producer in Africa. Diamond prospects exist across the country but private investment is needed to properly assess and realize the potential. Burkina Faso’s industrial sector is also in need of major investment.

Burkina Faso possesses a relatively well-developed transport network.

Regulatory Framework

The Presidential Advise for the Investment (CPI)

The major mission of CPI is to give an impulse to development and to implementation of the most appropriate policies to stimulate investment and economic growth.

The framework law on investment in Burkina Faso

This law governs investment in Burkina Faso. It is a framework of reference for private sector investments promotion, realization and security, with a view to contributing to accelerated growth and sustainable development of

Burkina Faso.

Other laws include

  • Mining code
  • Investment code

Information about investment climate has been summarized to include the following;

Development partners of Burkina Faso
Double Taxation Treaties in Burkina Faso
Exports of Burkina Faso
International Trade Agreements with Burkina Faso
Investment Authority of Burkina Faso
Investment Guarantees in Burkina Faso
Investment Incentives in Burkina Faso
Investment opportunities in Burkina Faso
Natural Resources of Burkina Faso BRVM Regional Stock Exchange
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