The African Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and International Economics Consulting Ltd., jointly carried out the first comprehensive survey on the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic impacts across Africa in mid-April. The results and findings of the survey for Africa were published on 30 April 2020. With a view to provide further insights to the Mauritian sector, we are publishing a second report, with an emphasis on businesses operating in Mauritius. Among the respondents to the continental-wide survey, 84 were from firms having their operations in Mauritius, either at national or international level. The results have highlighted the major challenges that firms are facing due to the current crisis.

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