Services for U.S. Companies
In Cote d’Ivoire, commercial matters are handled by the Political and Economic Section (U.S. Department of State) in coordination with the regional commercial office in Johannesburg, South Africa. U.S. businesses and investors may schedule a briefing on economic and political conditions, as well as the current business climate in Cote d’Ivoire with our Political and Economic staff at the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan. Please contact us to schedule an appointment.
The U.S. Embassy also offers a range of services to help U.S. companies do business in Cote d’Ivoire. Services will be provided on a case by case basis and as is possible given current Embassy staffing and resource level. Our most popular services are listed below; additional services may be available upon request.
International Partner Search: The International Partner Search (IPS) is designed to help companies explore foreign markets and find local partners. The IPS identifies prescreened local companies that are interested in working with your company.
Trade Disputes and Advocacy: Support for companies bidding for a government or semi-government project in Cote d’Ivoire.
For a complete list of services and more detailed information regarding commercial services to help U.S. companies do business in Cote d’Ivoire, please refer to the following websites: