Congo Brazzaville: Quarterly reporting brings new level of transparency

Government takes steps to improve the management of its national oil company by regular publication of oil sales.

The Republic of the Congo ranks among the top five oil producers in Sub-Saharan Africa and exports over 80% of its oil to China and the EU. According to the 2012 EITI Report, the government received US $5 billion from oil sales, which is over 80% of its income.