Trade Mark Information

Burkina Faso is a member state of OAPI.

OAPI is the regional filing system, which covers mostly West-African French-speaking countries.

For more information, please see OAPI

General Information 

  • Area: Approximately 274 200 kmĀ²
  • Population: 16.2 million
  • Capital: Ouagadougou
  • Currency: CFA Franc
  • GDP:  $ 20 billion (2010)
  • Domain name extension: .bf
  • Languages: French (official language)
  • Exports: Cotton; gold; livestock and livestock products (including hides and skins)
  • Imports: Machinery and food products; capital goods; petroleum