Major Imports, Exports, Industries & Business Opportunities in Mauritania, West Africa

The capital city of Mauritania is Nouakchott and other major towns and cities include Nouadhibou, Kaedi, Rosso, Zouerat, Adel Bagrou, Kiffa, Atar, Boutilimit, Gouraye, Selibaby, Tintane, Nema, Aleg and Tidjikja

The economy of Mauritania is based principally on agriculture; along with industry. Agricultural produce farmed in Mauritania for domestic and export purposes includes: cattle, sheep, goats, fish, various vegetables, pulses, dates, rice, sorghum, cassava, and yams.

Major mineral and resource deposits in Mauritania include: iron-ore and copper. The main Mauritanian industries include: copper, iron-ore, rubber, sugar, fish, flour, textile, and gypsum plants, and crude oil refinery.

Mauritania’s principal exports are: fish, copper, and iron-ore.

Business, Commercial & Trade Investment Opportunities in Mauritania

The Islamic Republic of Mauritania gained independence from France in 1960. It occupies a total landmass of 1,030,800 square kilometres.

Senegal and Mali border Mauritania to the south, Algeria and Western Sahara to the north, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. Mauritanian climate is tropical, with an average temperature of 860F or 300C.

The terrain of Mauritania contains: plains, rivers, oasis, Saharan sands, low lands, and forests which contain; lynx, ostrich, gazelle, antelope, elephant, lions, acacia trees, and palms.

Duty Free Trade Zones – Starting an Import Export Business in Mauritania

We offer consultancy services on every aspect of importing, exporting and distributing into the West African market, including supplier selection, sourcing trading partners, contract negotiation, favourable shipping terms, carrier and route selection, licensing, customs clearance, warehousing, sales and distribution, as well as any other area of concern for your company

Business Lawyers & Attorneys in Mauritania, West Africa

Our commercial lawyers and business attorneys will be happy to answer all of your questions, serve as your central business contact in Mauritania, West Africa, and be available to assist you in any way possible.

We can advise on the laws, licenses, regulations and official processes and procedures required when setting up or starting a business in Mauritaniasuch as raising finance, formation of companies, registration of businesses for tax, social security etc, acquisition of land, buildings and other assets, immigration, visa & work permit difficulties, employment issues, drafting standard terms and conditions of business, dealing with commercial problems, contract disputes, mediation, power of attorney, court cases, process serving, enforcement of judgments, debt collecting, taxation of the business and its shareholders.

Working With Charities and NGOs in Mauritania

Donating to Charity in Mauritania: Volunteer or donate money, expertise, equipment, supplies and services to sponsor, support or fund NGO’s, aid projects and charities in Mauritania

Charity Work, Jobs, Employment: Linking volunteers and; donors offering funding, support and sponsorship to charities , charity projects and charitable organisations in Mauritania

Charities and NGO’s in Mauritania: Listings and links for individuals and companies supporting and sponsoring African charities, non profit organisations and development or aid projects in Mauritania