T +27 21 526 2800 | F +27 21 526 2801

GABON

View All News

Patent Information

International Arrangements:

  • Paris Convention:  Yes
  • PCT:  Yes
  • ARIPO:  No
  • OAPI:  Yes

Patent protection can only be obtained in Gabon by way of a regional OAPI application.

For more details, see OAPI

General Information

  • Area: Approximately 267 670 km²
  • Population: 1.5  million
  • Capital: Libreville
  • Currency: CFA Franc
  • GDP:  $ 22.54 billion (2010)
  • Domain name extension: .ga
  • Languages: French (official language)
  • Exports: Crude oil; manganese; timber; uranium
  • Imports: Machinery and equipment; foodstuffs; chemicals; petroleum products; construction materials
Share this...
Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on LinkedIn