Getting Started

Visit the Burundi Investment Promotion Authority (API) to get an overview of economic conditions and opportunities. Visit API's iGuide Burundi website, to obtain up-to-date information on the processes, procedures, regulations pertaining to investing in Burundi. The website also contains information on the major business sectors in Burundi and possible opportunities for investment.

Contact the Uganda Export Promotion Board or your country's export promotion body for advice and support on exporting to Burundi. 

Contact the Commercial/trade Officer at Uganda Embassy Bujumbura for a list of potential business support organizations in Burundi. For potential investors, please register with the Uganda Embassy. 

If you are planning a visit to consider investment, let us know by sending an email to