Market Report - Seychelles




Background of Seychelles

The Seychelles are a group of 115 islands, only a few inhabited, in the Indian Ocean that lie off the coast of East Africa, northeast of Madagascar. The country is largely a service‐based economy and depends heavily on tourism and the fishing industry, which are the country’s biggest foreign exchange earners. Sri Lanka’s exports to Seychelles includes boat-building, tea in bulk, confectionery and bakery products, Gauze, Bandages & Pharmaceutical Articles, Electrical & Electronic Products, Rice & Cereals, Textiles, Insulated Wires and Cables, Coconut Oil, Apparel, Motor Vehicles & Parts, Furniture & Seats etc.


GDP per Capita (PPP)$25,900

Total Exports

Total Import

Currency Seychelles rupees (SCR)

Useful Addresses

  1. Ministry of Industry and Commerce

    Address :Ebrahim Building ,P.O. Box 1399 Victoria, Mahe Seychelles

  2. Seychelles Revenue Commission (Custom)

    Address :Horizon Complex, Baie Ste Anne, Praslin, Seychelles

    Tel :+248 4232041

  3. Ministry of External Affairs

    Address :P.O. Box 656 Maison Quéau de Quincy, Mont Fleuri, Mahé, Seychelles

    Tel :[248] 428 35 00

    Fax :[248] 422 48 45 / [248] 422 58 52

  4. Ministry of Finance, trade & Investment

    Address :P.O Box 113 , Liberty House, Victoria , Mahé, Seychelles

    Tel :(248) 382004

    Fax :(248) 225265

    Email :[email protected]

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