Trading and Investing in Cameroon
|Industrial Free Zones
The government has set up an authority offering very substantial incentives for overseas corporations to set up business in Cameroon.The High Commission in the UK can provide full details of the code of practice, and can arrange the necessary appointments in Cameroon for an application, and assist with formalities.
Basically the incentives offered include:The Free Zone regime is available for an enterprise which produces goods and services exclusively for export, or for sale to buyers who reside outside Cameroon.An enterprise which produces goods and services which will not have deleterious effects on the environment.
Benefits: Streamlined administrative procedures.
Financial Transactions Concessions:
Trade related concessions:
Labour related concessions:
Trade Unions and Employer Groups in Cameroon.
More information on trade and investment in Cameroon can be obtained from
As with all business ventures, there is always an element of risk. In view of these risks, Cameroon has published a list of recognised companies. Click here for a full list of Cameroon Businesses