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Doing business in Cameroon

A selection of articles, books and online resources to help you explore the key issues for doing business in Cameroon.

Key data

Ease of Doing Business in Cameroon
Summary of comprehensive annual data collated by the World Bank giving key indicators for business and economic conditions. Includes information on typical business procedures, showing time to complete and associated costs for each step.

Guides

Doing business in Cameroon: Cameroon trade and export guide
Guide produced by the Department for International Trade and Foreign & Commonwealth Office for Uk businesses who want to develop their overseas trade. It covers opportunities in Cameroon, legal considerations, tax and customs considerations, political context, anduseful contacts.

Cameroon company registration
Comprehensive guide produced by Healy Consultants explaining company structures and business entity types, fees and timelines for incorporation, accounting and tax in this jurisdiction and comparisons with other countries in the region.

Overseas Business Risk: Cameroon
Report from the Department for International Trade and the Foreign & Commonwealth Office looking at potential risks for UK businesses operating in this country. It includes economic, security and political risks, human rights issues, bribery and corruption, terrorism, intellectual property and organised crime.

Africa attractiveness
The latest report from EY examining the attractiveness of investment in Africa. Designed to help businesses in their investment decisions, it includes insight into the economy and foreign direct investment in the region. Reports and surveys from previous years are also available.

Exporting

On our Exporting to Cameroon page you can find export guides, trade forecasts and economic and political updates.

Law and regulation

Doing Business law library
World Bank
Collection of business laws and regulations from economies around the world, linking to official government sources. Topics include company law, labour, tax and trade.

Forums and support networks

Cameroon Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Crafts
A consultative and representative body for the interest of private business communities.

European Business Council for Africa and the Mediterranean
Federation of European organisations supporting trade and investment in Africa. 

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