Special Forex Regime for the Extractive Sector

Special Forex Regime for the Extractive Sector

The former CEMAC Foreign Exchange Regulation No. 02/00/CEMAC/UMAC/CM dated 29 April 2000 (“Old Forex Regulation”), after several years of debate, was repealed with the adoption of the New CEMAC Exchange Regulation No. 02/18/CEMAC/UMAC/CM, dated 21 December 2018, (“New Forex Regulation”).

Revised Foreign Exchange Regulations

Revised Foreign Exchange Regulations

The Bank of Central African States (“BEAC”) submitted for adoption a new set of foreign exchange regulations to the Ministerial Committee of the Union Monétaire de L’Afrique Centrale (UMAC), which is the entity responsible for the harmonization of monetary policy in the CEMAC.