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316KEY BILATERAL PARTNERSIn 2014, China remains Cameroon’s leading part- ner with 16.6% of total trade. Nigeria, with 11.5% of comes second of the classification. Then come Spain, France, India and the Netherlands. Thailand, (14th in 2013), Great-Britain (13th) and Italy (11th) join the top ten the Cameroon’s key partners.KEY CUSTOMERSIn 2014, Spain is number one customer of Cameroon with 17% of sales. It is followed by China (15%), the Netherlands (10.6%), India (9.9%). China, India and Italy improve their res- pective positions on 2013. One should mention the coming in of Great Britain.Key bilateral customers of Cameroon2013WEIGHTIN IMPORTS % RANKSpain 12,8 2China 5,8 4Netherlands 10,5 3India 5,7 5Italy 2,8 9France 4,8 6Great britain 1,8 13USA 2,9 8Belgium 3,2 7Chad 2,3 10KEY SUPPLIERSChina remains remained the main supplier of Cameroon with 18% of purchase.2014WEIGHTIN IMPORTS % RANK17,0 115,0 210,6 39,9 49,3 54,5 64,3 73,3 82,9 92,3 10Source : MINFI/DAENigeria (2nd) and France (3rd) held their positions, while Spain entered the top ten of main suppliers.ChinaNigeriaFranceThailand2014WEIGHTIN IMPORTS % RANK18,0 117,9 210,2 32,9 43,5 53,4 62,9 72,19 82,18 92,16 10Source : MINFI/DAEhelp from the European Union through the STABEX funds.Right in the heart of the port of Douala, the One- Stop Shop for Foreign Trade Transactions gathers within a single enclosure all participants involved in the procedures regarding imports and exports. Henceforth, the following departments are brought together in the maritime business centre in Douala:Cameroon’s key bilateral suppliers2013WEIGHTIN IMPORTS % RANK14,2 113,8 212,2 32,7 8USA 3,9 5Germany 3,8 6Inda 5,0 4Japan 2,3 10Netherlands 2,8 7Spain 2,2 12THE ONE-STOP SHOPFOR FOREIGN TRADE TRANSACTIONS - GUCECreated on July 7, 1999, the One-Stop Shop for Foreign Trade Transactions is responsible for sim- plifying and reducing the time-limits for exit and border crossing of goods at the Douala Port.It came to being thanks to the will of the State and economic operators, with the support andLES ATOUTS ECONOMIQUES DU CAMEROUN


































































































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