Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionCentral Africa
Capital CityMalabo
Government TypePresidential Republic
Official LanguagesSpanish, Portuguese, French
CurrencyCentral African CFA franc, XAF
Phone Code +240
Important CitiesMalabo, Ebebiyín, Aconibe, Añisoc, Luba, Evinayong, Mongomo, Mengomeyén, Micomeseng, Rebola, Bidjabidjan, Niefang, Cogo, Nsok
National DayIndependence Day (Oct-12)
GDP (nominal)USD 10.041 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking178
Primary IndustriesInfrastructure,Energy development,Animal husbandary,Fishing,Forestry.
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsCameroon, Gabon
Member ofOrganization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries(OPEC), ( Organisation internationale de la Francophonie), ( African Union), ( United Nations)
Major ExportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Machinery & Appliances, Chemical Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Wood and Pulp, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Plastics and Products, Edible Oils & Seeds, Electrical Products, Rubber and Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Books and Papers, Silk & Textiles
Major ImportsMarine Vessels, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Machinery & Appliances, Electrical Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Cereals & Pulses, Plastics and Products, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Ceramic Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Household Items & Products, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Edible Oils & Seeds, Gems & Jewellery
Total Exports ValueUSD 10.117 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 1.714 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 8.403 Billion (Excess)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaIndia’s relationship with EG is characterised by the strong partnership in the oil and gas sector. EG is the fourth largest supplier of natural gas to India, after Qatar, Nigeria and Australia. Economic and commercial relations between India and Equatorial Guinea, though limited in nature, have been growing in the last few years, primarily due to its emergence as an important source of oil and other energy products. Main items of India’s exports to Equatorial Guinea are food products, cereals, meat, pharmaceuticals, machinery, apparel etc. Main items of India’s imports from Equatorial Guinea are oil & gas, timber etc.
Major Exports to IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Wood and Pulp, Electrical Products, Plastics and Products, Machinery & Appliances, Railway and Locomotives, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Aviation Vehicles, Marine Vessels, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Cosmetics and Accessories, Music and Instruments
Major Imports from IndiaCereals & Pulses, Silk & Textiles, Pharmaceutical Products, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Chemical Products, Plastics and Products, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Fashion and Apparel, Retail & Fmcg Products, Ceramic Products, Machinery & Appliances, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Books and Papers, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Household Items & Products, Hides, Leather & Tannery
India's Imports ValueUSD 711.96 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 23.08 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 688.88 Million (Excess)
Indian Embassy Details for Equatorial GuineaEmbassy of India
Honourable Ambassador
Embassy of India,Villa Bico, Malabo II-Sampaka, Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
240 222 410 618

Embassy Details of Equatorial Guinea in IndiaEquatorial Guinea
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
H. E. Mr. Manuel Mbela Bama Ndong
C-9/1Vasant ViharNew Delhi 110057
41060146, 41060147 (O)