Describes bilateral and multilateral trade agreements that this country is party to, including with the United States. Includes websites and other resources where U.S. companies can get more information on how to take advantage of these agreements.
Last Published: 7/20/2017

The DRC has bilateral trade agreements with over 50 countries and belongs to several international and regional trade organizations, including:

  • WTO
  • SADC
  • Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS)
  • Nile Basin Initiative (NBI)
  • Communauté Economique des Pays des Grands Lacs (CPGL)
  • Organization for harmonization of the business law in Africa (OHADA)

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Congo Kinshasa Trade Development and Promotion Trade Agreements