Shopping Cart
Your Cart is Empty
Quantity:
Subtotal
Taxes
Shipping
Total
There was an error with PayPalClick here to try again
CelebrateThank you for your business!You should be receiving an order confirmation from Paypal shortly.Exit Shopping Cart

Blog

Blog

Investment Opportunity in West Africa: The E-commerce Business In Cameroon

Posted by SwedAfrica Consulting AB on April 13, 2015 at 12:25 AM




A typical West African country such as Cameroon is gradually embracing the e-commerce business. Due to the fact that this sector is not yet advanced compared to Nigeria and Ghana for instance, this presents an awesome investment opportunity to technologically advanced countries such as Sweden or interested countries.


We'll like to start by highlighting the obvious challenges of developing the E-commerce business in Cameroon:


  • Inadequate online security

 

  • Irregular homepage management

 

  • Low adoption rate of latest online technologies

 

  • Lack of ICT infrastructure

 

  • Corruption

  • Bureaucratic procedures


However, these drawbacks are not meant to discourage you. There are millions of options you can pursue to successfully penetrate the markets in Cameroon and other West African countries:



Education and promotional efforts: Door-to-door selling, seminars, conferences, workshops, events, etc. The emphasis here is to educate the people and simultaneously create an awareness of your incoming product or service. Aim to be more present in the minds, cities and villages in Cameroon. No more mystery! At this point, there exist a single watchword: “Let’s make it!” SwedAfrica can help you with the necessary arrangements to successfully launch your entry.



Study the system: Take advantage of SwedAfrica’s Business Travel and Tourism service to visit Cameroon. Get to know the indigenes of a specific region and try to understand how things are done there.



Perseverance: Cameroon does not have a leading e-commerce industry as at date. Get into this market, exercise some patience and aim to be a leader in this sector.



Cheap Labour & Low start-up cost: Start in a small scale to enable you test the market before expanding. The indigenes are quite flexible regarding wages and the locations and overall costs are extremely low compared to developed countries. Contact SwedAfrica to know more about the start-up costs in Cameroon.


 

To facilitate this process, you might want to start by using the graduates or professionals from these regions as a BRIDGE. Sweden and other countries have trained and graduated Africans from prestigious Universities such as the Stockholm Business School. Why not use these diaspora candidates to help you enter a specific market of interest? Though they have acquired qualitative education from developed societies, they are originally from these areas and will easily re-adapt to the African system.



We have a database of multidisciplinary diaspora candidates who can help you successfully penetrate markets in West Africa. Visit our homepage for more information.



 

Be a part of the West African dream!



 

Written by:

 

 

Euphrasia Gorgoglione

SwedAfrica - Better Business Sweden & Africa

Epost: [email protected]

swedafrica.webs.com


 

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn!




Categories: None

Post a Comment

Oops!

Oops, you forgot something.

Oops!

The words you entered did not match the given text. Please try again.

Already a member? Sign In

6372 Comments

Reply WinbHoazy
2:35 AM on July 9, 2022 
generic sildenafil price sildenafil viagra https://sildenafilkook.com/
Reply Whocky
2:19 PM on July 9, 2022 
kamagra 100mg uk http://kamagra.beauty/ kamagra 100mg uk
Reply Queriecy
3:53 PM on July 9, 2022 
canadian cialis generic cialis online cheap
Reply JqazBrodo
5:37 PM on July 9, 2022 
where to buy sildenafil 20mg buy 1000 viagra https://pfdviagrixx.com/
Reply Arvxcredy
6:25 PM on July 10, 2022 
levitra expired levitra uk online https://pixlevitras.com/
Reply EvylNuads
8:39 PM on July 11, 2022 
cialis commercial cialis most trusted https://goesuscialis.com/
Reply JtbjBrodo
11:30 PM on July 11, 2022 
is canadian family pharmacy legitimate canada online pharmacy no prescription https://ostipharmso.com/
Reply JyhbDuroTypop
1:33 PM on July 12, 2022 
generic cialis 200mg how many mg of cialis should i take https://xucialika.com/
Reply WzweHoazy
5:42 PM on July 12, 2022 
prime rx pharmacy diabetes https://uuuppharm.com/
Reply WzweHoazy
9:41 PM on July 12, 2022 
walmart pharmacy store number on prescription canadian pharmacy cialis reviews https://uuuppharm.com/
Reply WzweHoazy
3:57 AM on July 14, 2022 
Kamagra american pharmacy https://uuuppharm.com/
Reply NbyuuBrodo
9:32 AM on July 15, 2022 
sildenafil 90 mg where can i buy over the counter viagra https://hedrviagros.com/
Reply JyhbDuroTypop
6:17 PM on July 15, 2022 
cialis tablet generic cialis online australia https://xucialika.com/
Reply EvylNuads
1:41 AM on July 17, 2022 
viagra click here info buy cialis buy cialis online overnight shipping https://goesuscialis.com/
Reply NbyuuBrodo
1:48 AM on July 17, 2022 
purchase genuine viagra cheapest viagra in united states https://hedrviagros.com/
Reply JtbjBrodo
6:02 AM on July 17, 2022 
sky pharmacy canada prednisone canadian pharmacy https://ostipharmso.com/
Reply NbyuuBrodo
10:47 PM on July 17, 2022 
where to buy viagra safely viagra 25 mg no prescription https://hedrviagros.com/
Reply Optiofe
4:27 AM on July 18, 2022 
hair extentions for scarring alopecia portland oregon cheap generic propecia online
Reply Adfjcredy
5:39 PM on July 19, 2022 
canadian world pharmacy methylcobalamin injections canadian pharmacy https://pharmregtop.com/
Reply JtfbjBrodo
6:22 AM on July 20, 2022 
buy 10 mg cialis viagra cialis or levitra https://cialssis.com/