List of companies of Burkina Faso

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Location of Burkina Faso (in dark blue)

This is a list of notable companies based in Burkina Faso, grouped by their Industry Classification Benchmark sector.

Burkina Faso, also known by its short-form name Burkina, is a landlocked country in West Africa around 274,200 square kilometres (105,900 sq mi) in size. Burkina Faso is part of the West African Monetary and Economic Union (UMEOA) and has thus adopted the CFA Franc, which is issued by the Central Bank of the West African States (BCEAO), situated in Dakar, Senegal. There is mining of copper, iron, manganese, gold, cassiterite (tin ore), and phosphates.[1]

Notable firms[edit]

This list includes notable companies with primary headquarters located in the country. The industry and sector follow the Industry Classification Benchmark taxonomy. Organizations which have ceased operations are included and noted as defunct.

     Active firms
     State-owned firms
     Defunct firms

Name Industry Sector Headquarters Founded Notes
Air Burkina Consumer services Travel & leisure Ouagadougou 1967 National airline
Burkina Airlines Consumer services Travel & leisure Ouagadougou 2003 Defunct airline
Faso Airways Consumer services Travel & leisure Ouagadougou 2000 Airline
Naganagani Consumer services Travel & leisure Ouagadougou 1984 Defunct state airline
Sahelis Productions Consumer services Media Ouagadougou 1992 Film and television
Société Nationale d'électricité du Burkina Faso Utilities Electricity Ouagadougou 1995 Electrical utility
SONAPOST Industrials Industrial transportation Ouagadougou UNKNOWN Postal services
Tovio Consumer goods Personal goods Ouagadougou 1994 Sportswear and equipment

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