Being landlocked is a big disadvantage here: importing will cost you more than $6,000 per container in Chad, and more than $5,000 in Central African Republic and Rwanda.
The index Index measures the degree to which collateral and bankruptcy laws protect borrowers’ and lenders’ rights. The higher the score, the higher the level of legal protection
This index measures the extent to which the policy and cultural framework of the country welcomes foreign goods into the country.
The index assesses the extent to which the administration at the border facilitates the easy entry of goods; a higher score indicates that customs administrations are highly efficient in getting goods over borders.
The index looks at the overarching regulatory and security environment impacting the transport business in the country; on this measure, Tunisia, Morocco and Mauritius are the most conducive in Africa.