Star and Key of the Indian Ocean

Date: Thursday, 02 December 2021 | Now is 07:12 in Port Louis, 0oF 0 oC


General Information




Mauritius is one of the strongest economies in Africa, categorised as an upper-middle income country. Over the last four decades, the island has recorded a healthy and sustained average GDP growth rate of 5%. From a monocrop economy, based on cultivation of sugarcane, the island has successfully transformed itself into a robust, diversified and innovation-driven economy resting on agro-industry, export-oriented manufacturing, tourism, financial services, property development & real estate, ICT-BPO, Freeport & logistics and seafood. Niche opportunities are cropping up in local emerging sectors such as healthcare, life sciences, knowledge, renewable energies, creative industries, marinas and film making. For latest economic news from Mauritius, please visit Board of Investment Mauritius on latest investment opportunities.



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