Republic of the Congo

The Republic of the Congo
  • Capital city : Brazzaville
  • Independance Day: August 15, 1960
  • Date of joining OUA or AU:

Investment/Business Opportunities: The oil and gas sector dominates the extraction industries of the Republic of the Congo and it accounted for 89% of the country’s exports in 2010. In 2010, The Congo ranked seventh among oil producers in Africa. The country does have numerous large-scale undeveloped resources and has recently attracted a strong influx of international companies seeking to tap into the vast mineral wealth.