Sudan

Background

Sudan is located in the north east Africa between latitudes 23.8 and 8.45 north of the Equator and longitudes 21.49 and 38.34 east. Order in the world in terms of area is sixteenth, 2th in African & 3th in the Arab countries with an area of approximately (1,882,000 sq km) and has common borders with 7 African countries, Egypt, Libya in the north, Chad and the Central African Republic in the west, South Sudan in the south and Ethiopia, Eritrea and Red Sea in the east.

Country Profile

Prime Minister – The Right Honourable Abdullah Hamdok

Capital City: Khartoum

Independence Day: 1st January 1956

Official Languages: Arabic and English

Currency: The unit of currency is the Sudanese Pound (SDG)

Area/Size of country (km²): 1.886 million km²

Natural resources: chromium ore, copper, iron ore, mica, silver,
gold, tungsten, and zinc

Population: 39 million

Government website link: www.mit.gov.sd  

Ministry Responsible for COMESA Affairs

H.E. Mr. Madani Abass Madani

Minister of Industry and Trade

P.O.
Box 194

KHARTOUM

Sudan

Tel:
+249 183 772793

Fax: +249 183 781208

E-mail:
comesasudanmft@gmail.com  

COMESA Desk

Mr. Nadir Elrayah Awad

Head of COMESA Coordinating Unit

Ministry of Industry and Trade

Game Avenue

P.O. Box 194

KHARTOUM

Sudan

Fax : +249 183 776359

Email: nadirelrayah@yahoo.com sudanmt@gmail.com

Mobile : +249912379407

Permanent Representative To COMESA

His Excellency the
Ambassador

Ambassador of Sudan to Zambia and Malawi &

Permanent Representative to COMESA

Embassy of Sudan,

31 Ngumbo Road –
Longacres

Private Bag 179X
Ridgeway

LUSAKA

Zambia,

Tel: +260 211
252116/7

Mobile : +260
955184580

Email:  sudemblsk@gmail.com