Among the measures undertaken, there are :
The creation of a One Stop Shop (Business Formalities Center) for formalities (24 hours to set up a start-up company, reduced costs by 40%)
Decrease in payroll tax from 7% to 3% in 2 years (2013 – 2014)
Under the new Investment Code, there are many exemptions of customs duties
Free tax zone (enterprises located in the free zone that export at least 70% of their production are exempt from tax)
The ability to resolve trade disputes with authorities of international jurisdiction
Lomé is an important financial center housing regional financial institutions headquarters (ECOBANK, BIDC, ORABANK, West African Development Bank)
The creation of a one-stop shop for foreign trade in Togo through a public-private partnership (secure 24-hour Internet platform linking all economic operators and users for all types of operations related to international trade in Togo).