Leading Sectors in Congo

Best prospects for non-agricultural goods

  1. Used Clothing
  2. Telecommunications and Computer Equipment
  3. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Equipment
  4. Electrical Generators and Distribution Equipment
  5. Pharmaceuticals
  6. Aircraft and related equipment
  7. Mining Equipment
  8. Forestry Equipment
  9. Agricultural Equipment, Herbicides, Fertilizers
  10. Four-Wheel Drive/Off-Road Passenger Vehicles
  11. Transport-trucks and tankers, truck and tankers spare parts

Best Prospects for Agricultural Products

  1. Rice
  2. Wheat
  3. Dried Milk Products
  4. Processed Tomato Products

Mining and Petroleum Sectors


The country possesses an abundance of mineral resources, the most important being,

copper, diamonds, cobalt and zinc; there are also deposits of gold, cassiterite, manganese, cadmium, germanium, silver, wolframite , columbotantalite, chrome, iron, nickel, platinum, tin, lead and uranium, most of which are exploited only on a small-scale industrial or artisanal basis.

Copper, cobalt, zinc and germanium are found mainly in the south-eastern Katanga province, adjoining the Zambian Copperbelt; diamonds are located mainly in Kasai province, particularly around the towns of Mbuji- Mayi and Tshikapa, although some mining activities are conducted in Bandundu and Province Orientale (formerly Haut-Zaire) regions. Cassiterite, wolframite, gold and columbo-tantalite are exploited mainly in the Kivu region in the east.

Depending on the nature of your business, registration and business permits will take anything between 1 week to 2 weeks

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About ABT

ABT has a regional presence in East and Central Africa, we facilitate trade into and between the region.

For over five years, we have serviced an eminent list of clients to their satisfaction thus building a brand that offers total trust, confidence and reliability

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Service Offering

  • Business Registration, Recruitment and Premise / Storage Location
  • Pre-investment Due Diligence
  • Sourcing for Supplies and Market
  • Local Business Representation
  • Ticketing, Cargo Handling and Travel Logistics

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Avenue M'siri 1998
De Ville Lubumbashi, D.R. Congo
Tel +243994348884

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30 Muthithi Road, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel +254701842540

Chililabobwe House 100
Copperbelt, Zambia
Tel +260976712672

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