Trade Mark Information

Mauritania 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 1 030 700 kmĀ²
  • Population: 3.2  million
  • Capital:  Nouakchott
  • Currency:  Ouguiya
  • GDP:  $ 6.8 billion (2010)
  • Domain name extension: .mr
  • Languages: Arabic (official language), French
  • Exports: Fish and fish products; iron ore; gold; cooper; petroleum
  • Imports: Consumer goods; foodstuffs; petroleum products; capital goods