Central African Republic-China Relations

Country profile

GDP: US$ 2.22 billion

GDP growth: 5.0% (2019) and 4.9% (2020)

Population: 4,666,377 people

Prime minister: Pr Simplice Sarandji

Minister of Foreign affairs: Charles Armel Doubane

Ambassador to China: Jean Pierre Mbazoa


Development strategy (Click here to read)


Bilateral trade relations

Import from China: $11,295,054 (2008) and $18,782,986 (2018)

Export to China: $21,438,597 (2008) and $54,109,277 (2018)


Key cooperation areas: Mining and minerals (diamonds, timber, cotton, coffee)