Benin is bordered by Togo to the west, Nigeria to the east, and Burkina Faso and Niger to the north. The country has recently been carrying out key economic and structural reforms. Benin has a stable and democratic government.

Benin's Economy

Benin's real GDP growth is projected to be 6.3% in 2019 and 6.8% in 2020. Growth in the raw materials extractive sector is projected to reach 5.7% in 2019, driven mainly by the cotton sector. Industrial growth is projected to expand by 13.3% in 2019, owing to building and public works (growing by 25%) and the electricity and water sectors, projected to grow 8% as the 120 MW Maria- Gl├ęta power plant begins production.


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