CGECI is a professional employers’ organisation bringing together professional groups, unions and associations in industry, commerce, services and agriculture. It is governed by law n°95-15 of 12 January 1995, on the Labour Code, its statutes and its internal regulations.

Its purpose is, among others, to defend the general interests of private sector companies and similar. Within this framework, it carries out with its members, actions to promote the economic and social progress of the country and strengthen private initiative in Côte d’Ivoire.

To respond efficiently to the new development needs of their respective activities, ENSEA and CGECI have agreed to undertake mutual cooperation aimed at promoting the production of statistics and information analysis.