Mauritania موريتانيا

General Information
Country name Mauritania
CapitalNouakchott
MottoHonor, Fraternity, Justice
Area1,030,700 km2
Population4 000 000
Ages
0-14 years 40,4 %
15-64 years 56,2 %
65 years and more 3,5 %
Export $ billion
1.705
export partners
China 45.3%, Italy 7.6%, Spain 6.1% (2014)
export commodities
iron ore, fish and fish products, gold, copper, petroleum
Import $ billion
2.142
import partners
China 21.6%, Netherlands 9.4%, France 7.8%, Spain 6%, Morocco 5.3%, US 4.6% (2014)
Trade with Switzerland
Export Switzerland (tons)
15
Value (million CHF)
309
Import from Switzerland (tons)
590
Value (million CHF)
14
Bilateral Agreements
13 March 1979Agreement on air services
9 September 1976Agreement on the trade, the promotion and protection of investment and economic and technological cooperation