The Republic of Senegal has a population of 17 million, of which 90% are Muslims. This country, which has covered an area of 200,000 square kilometers of West Africa, borders Mauritania, Mali, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau and the Atlantic Ocean. In 1960, the country regained its independence and presently a member of several international organizations. The income of this country comes from agriculture, industry and services respectively. Whereas peanuts, millet and corn are among the agricultural products of this land.
According to the International Trade Center, Senegal’s total trade worth in 2021 reached 15 billion 600 million dollars while the share of goods exported from this country has reached 4 billion 500 million dollars. Senegal’s top export products are oil, different types of fish, Chemical minerals, stones and precious metals. Furthermore, most of this country’s exports go to Mali, India and Switzerland respectively. In addition, the export of engineering technical services from Senegal in 2020 has reached to 880 million dollars.
According to this report, the total value of imported goods to Senegal in 2021 was more than 8 billion dollars. Fuel and oil products, grains, machinery and mechanical equipment, vehicles, Iron and steel are the first 5 items of the country’s import list that have been assigned to them. In addition, France, China, India, Russia and Nigeria are the first suppliers of goods for Senegal. During 2020, the total import of engineering technical services to Senegal was 2 billion and 300 million dollars.
According to the report of the customs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the total trade between Iran and Senegal in 2021 was worth 2.4 million dollars, of which 50% was the share of the export of vehicle and motorcycle parts where as 17% of it was from foodstuffs. Moreover, in the year 2021, the amount of imports from Senegal to Iran has reached 370 thousand dollars.
It is worth mentioning that one of the most important investment projects of Iran in Africa is the establishment of the Iran Khodro factory in Sangan under the name of Seniran Auto, which is currently partially active due to the problem of electricity supply.
This file contains commercial statistics information including the value and details of exported and imported goods and services The value and list of origin and destination of international trade of Senegal’s in the last five years.