Accra-Commercial Capital of Africa (AfCFTA)

The 12th Extraordinary Session of the African Union in Niamey, Niger – 2019; Heads of Member States unanimously agreed that the Secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement should be situated in Accra, Ghana.


Interest Rate14%


Monetary Policy Rate15%


Inflation Rate9%


91 Day Treasurer Rate14%


MCR for Banks - $ 71,000,000

Return on Equity (ROE)34%


Accra is the Capital of Ghana

  • Ghana is ranked best place for doing business in West Africa according to the Ease of Doing Business Report 2019 (114th globally)
  • Ghana is the best destination in Sub-Saharan Africa (A.T Kearney Global Services Location Index (GSLI), 2017
  • Ghana is the most competitive economy in the West African sub region and number 10 in Sub Saharan Africa, (World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Index 2018)
  • Ghana is the number 2 FDI destination in West Africa & number 7 in Sub-Saharan Africa (EY Attractiveness Survey 2018)

Accra is Open for Business

  • Accra is the Trade & Insurance hub of Africa
  • Accra is endowed with Rich Tourism
  • Accra is Africa’s hub for Fund & Investments
  • Accra is a hub for Africa’s Private Sector
  • Accra is the Modern Hub for Tech & Finance
  • Accra is always opened for Business
  • Accra remains a Finance hub of Africa
  • Welcome to Gold Coast Accra

Talk to any of the Partners

  • Ghana International Trade & Finance Conference (GITFIC)
  • Accra Metropolitan Assembly
  • Association of Ghana Industry (the Leading Voice of the Private Sector)
  • Visit our PARTNER page and start your way to a successful and a profitable Business in Accra