Market Report - Tanzania

Tanzania

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Background of Tanzania

Tanzania is located at the East Africa on the Indian Ocean and it is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the West; Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique to the South. The economy is heavily dependent on agriculture, which accounts for half-of GDP, provides 85% of exports, and employs 80% of the work force. Sri Lanka's Exports to Tanzania includes Rubber Finished Products, Electrical & Electronic Products, Parts & Machinery, Paper & Paper Products, Jewellery, Food, Feed, Beverages & Tobacco, Coconut Fiber, Coconut Shell Products etc.

Population45,039,573

GDP per Capita (PPP)$1,700 (2013)

Total Exports

Total Import

CurrencyTanzanian shilling (TZS)

Useful Addresses

  1. Sri Lanka Embassy in Tanzania

    Address :8th Floor, International House, Mama Ngina Street, PO Box 48145, Nairobi, Kenya

    Tel :+254‐20275778

  2. Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture

    Address :Samora Avenue, Twiga House, P O Box 9713, Dar es Salaam

    Tel :+255 22 2119436/ 46624‐7

    Mobile :0784‐ 6653; 0744 565 053

    Email :hq@tccia.com

  3. Ministry of Trade and Industries

    Address :P.O.Box 9503, Dar es Salaam

    Tel :(0)22 218 0049 / 0075

  4. Tanzania Investment Centre

    Address :P.O.Box 938, Dar es Salaam

    Tel :(0)211 6328 332

    Fax :(0)22 211 8253 / 211 6330

    Email :information@tic.co.tz

  5. Business Registration & Licensing Agency

    Address :P.O.Box 9393, Dar es Salaam

    Tel :(0) 22 218 0141 / 218 1344

  6. Tanzania Revenue Authority

    Address :P.O.Box 11491, Dar es Salaam

    Tel :(0) 211 9591 ‐ 594

    Email :tra@gv.tz