DR Congo

Welcome to the Democratic Republic of Congo. On this page you will find information about the facts & figures, commodities and interesting tips and analyses for this country. Interested in making a deal? Please contact the business advisor below. He can help you out by bringing you a step closer to doing business in this country.


Niek Thijssen

Niek Thijssen used to work as a consultant in agriculture and teamleader in several rural development programmes in Niger, Tsjaad and Guinee Bissau. He worked as a program manager for the Great Lake Region of Congo, Rwanda and Burundi, and was a teamleader in Asia and the Middle East on emergency aid and reconstruction, and is now a business advisor at Agriterra.


Mail Niek via thijssen@agriterra.org
Or meet him on Twitter: @niekthijssen


  • Garden Produce
  • Potatoes
  • Coffee


  • Capital: Kinshasa
  • Language:ย French
  • Political System: Presidential republic
  • Number of citizens:ย 81,680,000 (2015 estimate)