• 2, 345,410 km² of surface area (the 2nd largest country in Africa) ; 70 million inhabitants ;
  • Exceptional and strategic geographical situation in the heart of Africa ;
  • Bordered by 9 neighbor countries : Central African Republic, Sudan, Angola, Zambia, Republic of Congo, Enclave of Cabinda, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania ( the DRC market can be extended to several countries) ;
  • Membership of several sub-regional markets : SADC, COMESA, CEEAC and CEPGL ;
  • Country committed in democracy : political stability ;
  • 120 million ha of arable land (10% only are exploited) ;
  • 45% of African equatorial forest, 6% of the world tropical reserves ;
  • 106 million Mw of power energy that can be exploited ;
  • Climatic variety, rainy season over 8 months from either part of Equator ;
  • Extremely varied range of minerals very sought after (cobalt, gold, diamond, iron ore, bauxite, coltan, limestone, nickel-chromium…) ;
  • Hydrographical network of around 77,810 km² ;
  • Opening around 50 km on the Atlantic Ocean ;
  • Membership of international organizations : MIGA, ICSID, AGOA, ATI, OHADA ;
  • Freedom of transferring abroad income generated by investments ;
  • No nationalization or expropriation ;
  • Equal treatment between domestic and foreign investors ;
  • Average growth rate of economy : 7% ;
  • Annual volume of FDI : 5 billion USD.