AU Calls for Regional Free Trade Area by 2017The Heads of State Summit of the African Union has endorsed a plan to set up a continental free trade area by 2017.
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Tanzania: AU Plans Free Trade Area in Five Years
Daily News, 1 February 2012
AFRICAN leaders have resolved to establish a continental free trade area (FTA) by the year 2017, in a move designed to boost intra-African trade. Read more »
AIM, 1 February 2012
The heads of state summit of the African Union (AU), which ended in Addis Ababa early on Tuesday morning, has endorsed a plan to set up a continental free trade area by 2017. Read more »
Egypt Online, 31 January 2012
The African Union (AU) summit called on member states and regional economic blocs to enhance industrial development and joint trade in the continent. Read more »
This Day, 30 January 2012
President Goodluck Jonathan has canvassed for the speedy implementation of the Continental Free Trade Zone, which he however doubted, given the delays that have attended the… Read more »
The U.S. has created trade hubs to provide technical assistance to African exporters as part of the the African Growth and Opportunity Act.