Welcome to Business France Sub-Saharan Africa

Business France, a national agency serving the internationalization of the French economy, promotes the growth of exports, increases partnerships between French and Sub-Saharan companies, facilitates the implementation of investment projects by foreign companies in France and manages the VIE programme – International Volunteering in Business.

Next Events

May 29 2024
May 30 2024

Ethiopia – Business Meetings Agri & Agro

Addis Ababa

Agritech / Agrotech sector

Jun 03 2024
Jun 05 2024

French Sport Days: meetings with buyers

Cotonou (Benin)

Position yourself in the African sports market. With major upcoming sports events and development projects related to sports practice on the continent, showcase your expertise through roundtable discussions and B2B meetings organized for this purpose. Seize the opportunity to position yourself in various initiatives by meeting key stakeholders in Benin.

Jun 06 2024
Jun 07 2024

Ethiopia – Business Meetings Ethiopian Airlines Group

Addis Ababa

Join us and present your offer to the new management / technical teams of Ethiopian Airlines, during an exceptional program in Addis Ababa.

Jun 09 2024
Jun 15 2024

Animation festival – Annecy 2024


Over the course of its 60 years, the Annecy Festival has established itself as a global event dedicated to animation, bringing together the most esteemed professionals from the sector to celebrate animation’s creative and diverse styles and techniques.

Jun 10 2024
Jun 14 2024

Tastin’ France June 2024

Nairobi, Douala and Lagos.

Wine and spirits market in Kenya, Cameroun and Nigeria. Tastin’ France events are part of the internationalization of the French economy, offering quality services for companies wishing to develop their export projects. These professional tastings are part of an approach to creating business flows and are a simple, economical and effective way to support you […]

About Business France Sub-Saharan Africa

The national agency supporting bilateral economic relations of France

We are here to connect with some of the world’s most innovative businesses. We have the tools and advice you need to set up your business and access investment opportunities in France. We also manage the V.I.E International Volunteering in Business (Volontariat International en Entreprise), which enables companies with offices in France to send young talent abroad for up to 2 years’ assignments, at a very competitive cost.

Business France is a key player in fostering competitiveness, growth, and employment in France. We offer clear, efficient access to corporate development stakeholders and services for all businesses, irrespective of their size, sector, and projects, from exports to investments through to multinational partnerships.

We have offices in 8 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa covering a further 28 countries in terms of trade, international investment and business development.

Our Locations


Join us

As a member of our team, you will take part in a high value mission, spanning sustainable business relations between Sub-Saharan Africa and France. You will oversee diverse challenging projects, working closely with an extended network of passionate people forming a multicultural team.