Economic and Commercial Department

Economic and Commercial Department


Attached to the French Embassy to the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Economic Department is one of the components of the overseas network of the Ministry of Economy, Finances and Industry. There are 156 departments set up in 113 countries.

Under the authority of the Ambassador of France to the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Economic Department exercises the following functions:

- Analyses the economic and financial situation in the country as well as the conditions of access into the market for the benefit of the French administration and enterprises.

- Supports the commercial efforts of the exporting French enterprises as well as those that are already locally set up.

- Participates in the promotion of French investments in the country of residence.

- Informs the local manufacturers and administrations about the French offer and promotes France as a site of attraction for foreign direct investments.

- Relays, in the country where it is set up, the French positions on financial and commercial issues.


Phone : (00 973) 17 298 656
Fax : (00 973) 17 298 657

- Postal Address : P.O. BOX 10487 - MANAMA - BAHRAIN

- Opening hours to the public : Sundayto Thursday from 8.15 am to 4 pm

- Access : Diplomatic Area / Exhibition Road / Al Fateh Avenue.

Websites :

The Embassy’s Economic and Commercial Department (in French)

published on 14/02/2019

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