Uganda Has Big Plans to Unlock AGOA Trade Potential
Trade, Industry and Co-operatives Minister Amelia Kyambadde has said the country is working on a plan to increase its exports to the U.S. through the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act in the next five years. Sub-Saharan African countries export more than 6,000 different products duty-free under AGOA, and in 2017 Uganda exported U.S.$108 million worth of goods.
The move by East African Community member states to ban the importation of used clothes from the U.S. by 2019 will complicate the region's trade arrangements. The office of the US ... Read more »
Governmental officials from Africa and the United States, along with Ministers and representatives from private sector and nongovernmental organizations, met in Washington, DC July ... Read more »