Mali

Mali, is a landlocked country, borders Algeria on the north, Niger on the east, Burkina Faso and the Côte d'Ivoire on the south, Guinea on the south-west, and Senegal and Mauritania on the west.
BASIC INDICATORS
CapitalBamako
Population15.05 million
Official LanguageFrench
National LanguageBambara, Berber, Arabic
Area 1.25 million sq km (482,077 sq miles)
(source: BBC.co.uk)

ECONOMIC INDICATORS
Monetary UnitCommunaute Financiere Africaine (CFA)
GDP Total (PPP)$16.74 billion (2010)
Per capita $1,200 (2010)
GDP (Official Exchange Rate) $9.077 billion (2009)
GDP Growth (Annual %) 5.2% (2010)
(source: CIA.gov)

TRADE POLICY
WTO accession Date31 May 1995
Trade Policy review Dates4, 6 October 2010
Contribution to WTO budget0.015%
Services sectors with GATS commitments2
(WTO.org)

TRADE STATISTICS
Exports of goods and servicesNot provided
Main Export CommoditiesCotton, gold, livestock
Imports of goods and servicesNot provided
Import CommoditiesNot provided
(2008) (World Development Indicators Database 2010)

WORLD DOING BUSINESS RANKING
2010 2009 Change
Starting a business-
Closing a business-
Dealing with construction permits-
-
Registering property-
Getting credit-
Protecting investors-
Paying taxes-
Trading across borders-
Enforcing contracts-
(Source: The World Bank Group)