Fact Sheet: Brunei Darussalam - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Bandar Seri Begawan
  • Population (millions): 0.4
  • Total area: 5,765 km2
  • Currency: Brunei dollar (BND)
  • Language (s): Malay, English, Chinese

Economic Facts 2014

  • GDP ($ billions): 16.7
  • GDP per capita ($): 40,390
  • GDP growth (%): -0.7
  • Inflation (%): -0.24
  • Unemployment (%): 6.79

Key Opportunities

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture and processed food
  • Education
  • Information and communications technologies
  • Oil and gas
  • Sustainable technologies

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment Promotion Initiatives

  • Canada-ASEAN Business Council
Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2014
Canada’s merchandise exports to Brunei$10.6
Canada’s merchandise imports from Brunei$7.2
Canadian investment in Bruneinot available
Brunei’s investment in Canadanot available