Bilateral Relations

South Africa

General information

Diplomatic Relation between Republic of Armenia and Republic of South Africa were established on June 23, 1992.


To South Africa

May 1994 Ambassador of RA in Egypt E.Nalbandian
2001 Minister V.Oskanian
August -September 2002 Prime Minister A. Margarian

To Armenia

2010 two visits of Ms. Hasel Jenkins, Prime Minister of the Northern Cape Province of SAR

Legal Framework

  • On June 23, 1992 agreement about established diplomatic relations.
  • On December 03, 2010 Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Economy of RA and The Northern Cape Provincial Government of the SAR

Trade and economic relations

On May 10, 2007 RA become a member of Chember of comerce of the SAR.

The prospective sphears in further co-operation between RA and SAR are considered diamond mining, information technologies, agriculture / wine, food /.

Bilateral trade (in thous. US dollars)

  Export Import
2012 115.8 4465.6
2013 16.1 45387.8
2014 10.8 7584.0


Updated 01.03.2015

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