Côte d’Ivoire exporters face more obstacles in the regional market than in global markets, reveals a recent ITC survey on non-tariff measures. Two-thirds of exporting companies encounter obstacles related to non-tariff measures. A main challenge is the delivery of certificates of origin to export in neighbouring countries. While several agreements are put into place to enhance trade integration and development, many barriers remain for their concrete application.
Publication Date: 26 May 2014