The Azerbaijan-France Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIAF) was inaugurated in the presence of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Mr. Ilham Aliyev and the President of the French Republic, Mr. Francois Hollande on 12th May 2014 in Baku, Heydar Aliyev Centre.

CCIAF is a non-governmental, non-profit organization united on the basis of common interests, established on a permanent basis in accordance with the principles of volunteering and equality among its members and operating throughout the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

The main purpose of CCIAF is to promote mutual economic and friendship relations between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the French Republic. Its principal objectives are to provide opportunities for members to meet for business and social networking and represent the opinion of the French business community in Azerbaijan on trade, commerce, finance and industry, and to represent the Azerbaijan business community in France in these same respects.

The Chamber is managed by a Board with day-to-day operations managed by a Managing Director.