Italy – Gabon
We analysed the data issued by the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and we can say that Italy results to be the 4th export destination for Gabon Export. Gabon with a population of 2,4 millions people export in Italy around 170 million dollars, where the main sectors of references are the gas-oil industry and wood export.
On the other hand, after the Covid-19 pandemic the ongoing commercial exchange between Italy and Gabon is around 47.9 million dollars. The Italian exports grew in 2021 by 15.98%, according to the OEC – Observatory of Economic Complexity and the main sectors of reference are the Foods Products and Machineries and spare parts for Industries.
The high-quality raw ingredients along with the high safety standards throughout the food and production process, contributes to the global success of Italian food. As a consequence of it, we are happy to understand that Italian products start to be appreciate by Gabonese consumers.
Maritime and shipping agencies as Frabemar are key actors to encourage the commercial exchange between parties thanks its daily collaboration as agent with the Conseil Gabonais des Chargeurs – CGC which play an important key role on Gabonese Economy.