Cabo Verde-China Relations

Country profile

GDP: US$1.977 billion

GDP growth: 4.4% (2019) and 4.6% (2020)

Population: 543,767 people

Prime minister: Jose Ulisses de Pina Correia e Silva

Minister of Foreign affairs: Carmelo Abela

Ambassador to China: Tania Romualdo


Development strategy (Click here to read)


Bilateral trade relations

Import from China: 14,953,954 (2008) and 78,050,126 (2018)

Export to China: 290,464 (2008) data unavailable (2018)


Key cooperation areas: Infrastructure (stadium, hospital) and loans