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Syllabus of the Subject: Foreign Trade and Business in Liberia - Monrovia.

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Liberia (West Africa)
    1. Case Study: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.
  2. Doing Business in Monrovia;
  3. Liberian Economy;
  4. Business and Investment Opportunities in Liberia:
    1. Road and Coastal Transport;
    2. Fisheries;
    3. Fruits and Vegetables.
  5. International Trade of Liberia;
  6. Access to the Liberian Market;
  7. Business Plan for Liberia.

The objectives of the subject “International Trade and Business in the Republic of Liberia” are the following:

  1. To analyze the Liberian Economy and Global Trade;
  2. To know the business opportunities in the Republic of Liberia;
  3. To explore the Liberian trade relations with the country of the student;
  4. To know the Liberian Trade Agreements;
  5. To develop a business plan for the Liberian Market.

Online Course Business in West Africa

(Foreign Trade and Business in Liberia):
International Trade and Business in Liberia

Students, Doctorate, Master in International Business, Foreign Trade

The Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Liberia” belongs to the following Online Higher Educational Programs taught by EENI Global Business School:

Doctorate (DIB): African Business, World Trade.

Professional Doctorate in International Business (DIB). Online Education

Masters (MIB): Business in Africa, International Business, Foreign Trade.

Masters in International Business and Foreign Trade (MIB) - Online Education

Course: Business in West Africa.

Learning materials in Courses, Masters, Doctorate in International Business and Foreign Trade in English or Study, Course Master Doctorate in International Business in French Libéria Masters Foreign Trade in Portuguese Liberia Study Master Doctorate in International Business in Spanish Liberia.

  1. Credits of the subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Liberia”: 1 ECTS Credits;
  2. Duration: one week.

Area of Knowledge: Africa.

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Masters and Doctorate in Global Business adapted to the Liberia Online Master / Doctorate in International Business, Foreign Trade Liberian Students.

International Trade and Business in Liberia.

Liberia: towards a leading maritime country. A country with a former President with Nobel Peace Prize (Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf).

Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate): Transport and Logistics in Africa

Transport and Logistics in Liberia

  1. Ports of Liberia. Freeport of Monrovia;
  2. Liberian Maritime Programme;
  3. Access to the Dakar-Lagos Corridor.

African Economic Integration. Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate)

Market Access - Free Trade Agreements. Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate)

Liberian Preferential Access and Free Trade Agreements:

  1. Liberia and the West African Economic Area;
  2. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
    1. ECOWAS Regional Road Transport and Transit Facilitation Programme.
  3. West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ);
  4. African Continental Free-Trade Area (AfCFTA);
  5. African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA US);
  6. Trade Agreement with India;
  7. Liberia-European Union:
    1. Generalized System of Preferences (GSP);
    2. Africa-European Union Strategic Partnership.
  8. Mano River Union (MRU).

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS): Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo

Trade Facilitation Programs. TFA Agreement. Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate)

  1. World Trade Organization (WTO)
    1. WTO General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS);
    2. WTO Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS);
    3. WTO Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT);
    4. WTO Agreement on Preshipment Inspection (PSI);
    5. WTO Agreement on Safeguards (SG);
    6. WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA).
  2. World Customs Organization (WCO)
    1. Revised Kyoto Convention (RKC).
  3. International Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods (UNECE);
  4. Convention on the Carriage of Goods by Sea (Hamburg Rules, UN);
  5. Customs Convention on Containers (CCC, UN);
  6. TIR Convention (Road Transport, IRU);
  7. International Chamber of Shipping (ICS);
  8. International Maritime Organization (IMO)
    1. Convention Relating to Temporary Admission (Istanbul Convention) - not a member.

Liberian Maritime Programme:
Liberia Maritime Programme

African Instituions (AU, AFDB, AUDA-NEPAD, UNECA) Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate)

African Trade and Economic Organizations:

  1. Economic Commission for Africa (ECA);
  2. African Union (AU)
    1. African Union Convention on Preventing and Combating Corruption;
    2. African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD);
    3. Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP).
  3. African Development Bank (AfDB);
  4. Africa-India Framework for Cooperation;
  5. Africa-BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa);
  6. Africa-Turkey Partnership;
  7. Africa-Asia Strategic Partnership (NAASP);
  8. Africa-Korea Partnership;
  9. Africa-Japan Cooperation (TICAD);
  10. Africa-South America Summit (ASA);
  11. Forum on China-Africa Cooperation;
  12. Afro-Arab Cooperation;
  13. Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA).

Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate): Globalization and International Organizations

Global Organizations:

  1. United Nations (UN)
    1. Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD);
    2. International Trade Centre (INTRACEN);
    3. Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL);
    4. World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
  2. World Bank (WB);
  3. World Trade Organization (WTO);
  4. International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Liberian Nobel Peace Prize, Methodist (Liberia, Master)

The Republic of Liberia

  1. Borders of the Republic of Liberia: Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Ivory Coast;
  2. Capital of Liberia: Monrovia (29% of the Liberian population);
  3. Liberian Population: 4 million people
    1. Mandinka.
  4. Liberian Area: 111,369 square kilometers;
  5. Liberian official language: English;
  6. Liberia was founded in 1822 by U.S. African-Americans;
  7. Liberian Independence: 1847 (United States).

More information about Liberia (EENI African Business Portal).

Main religions in Liberia:

  1. African Traditional Religions;
  2. Christianity (86%);
  3. Islam (12%).

Liberia belongs to the West African Economic Area (African Civilization).

Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate): Christianity and Global Business (Catholicism, Protestantism)

Mano River Union (MRU): Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, and Ivory Coast (West Africa)

Foreign Trade (Importing, Exporting) Online Education (Courses, Masters, Doctorate)

Liberian Economy:

  1. Liberian GDP growth: 8.1%;
  2. Agriculture, fisheries, and forestry sector represent 33% of the Liberian GDP;
  3. Industrial and manufacturing sector: 25% of the GDP of Liberia;
  4. Services sector in Liberia: 44% of the GDP;
  5. GDP per capita growth: 4.4%;
  6. Inflation in Liberia: 6.6%;
  7. Top Liberian sectors are iron ore exports, construction, and services;
  8. Top Liberian export products are iron, diamonds, timber, rubber, cocoa, and coffee;
  9. Top Liberian export partners are China, the United States, Spain, Thailand, and Ivory Coast;
  10. Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Liberia: 1.354 billion dollars;
  11. Top sector attracting FDI are iron ore, forestry, rubber, and palm oil;
  12. Currency of Liberia: Liberian dollar;
  13. Liberia participates in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Common External Tariff (CET);
  14. The Freeport of Monrovia is the largest port in Liberia (West African Ports);
  15. Liberia is the second-largest Ship registry in the World;
  16. Liberia is a tax haven.

West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone

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