Tag: Intra-Africa trade

Post Brexit Trade between the European Union and the United Kingdom

Post Brexit Trade between the European Union and the United Kingdom

04 Jan 21  Blog
The new EU-UK trade relationship will be very different from when the UK was a Member State. Major governance challenges lie ahead. Concluding a trade agreement is one thing, imple...
Review of intra-Africa trade liberalisation and the composition of intra-African trade: Implications for the AfCFTA

Review of intra-Africa trade liberalisation and the composition of intra-African trade: Implications for the AfCFTA

21 Dec 20  Publications
An objective of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) is to create a liberalised market for goods and services. To achieve this, the AfCFTA provides for progressive...
Kenya trade ‘chilling’: Are intra-Africa exports hampered by high tariffs?

Kenya trade ‘chilling’: Are intra-Africa exports hampered by high tariffs?

11 Dec 20  Infographics
For 2019, 19 per cent of Kenya's total trade was with other African countries, mostly with countries in the same free trade area (COMESA FTA) or customs union (EAC). Limi...
Intra-SADC FTA trade and SADC FTA trade with the rest of Africa 2019

Intra-SADC FTA trade and SADC FTA trade with the rest of Africa 2019

24 Nov 20  Blog
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) consists of 16 members – 13 of which are in a free trade area (FTA). The SADC FTA members are Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madag...
tralac Daily News

tralac Daily News

28 Oct 20  News
National SACUM-UK EPA and SA-US Trade Relations, including AGOA (the dtic) The United Kingdom (UK) is South Africa’s 5th largest trading partner with total trade amounting to R...
tralac Daily News

tralac Daily News

15 Sep 20  News
National news Master plan starts to encourage poultry sector expansion (Engineering News) South African poultry producers have pledged to invest R1.7-billion towards expansi...
Undiversified economies, low intra-trade constrain SADC industrial drive

Undiversified economies, low intra-trade constrain SADC industrial drive

21 Aug 20  News
The quest to transform southern Africa into an industrialised region is being hampered by the declining level of intra-regional trade and the lack of diversification of domestic ec...
Togo: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Togo: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, Togo’s intra-Africa exports of US$740 million accounted for 72% of Togo’s world exports. Intra-Africa imports of US$393 million accounted for 20% of Togo’s world exp...
São Tomé and Principe: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

São Tomé and Principe: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, 4% of São Tomé and Principe’s world exports and 27% of world imports were to and from the rest of Africa Between 2018 and 2019, São Tomé and Principe’s intra-Afric...
Nigeria: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Nigeria: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, Nigeria’s intra-Africa exports of US$11 billion accounted for 20% of Nigeria’s world exports, while imports of US$3 billion accounted for 7% of world imports. Between ...
Mauritania: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Mauritania: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, 7% of Mauritania’s world exports and 9% of world imports were to and from the rest of Africa. Between 2018 and 2019, Mauritania’s intra-Africa exports fell by 11%, whi...
Kenya: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Kenya: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, 37% of Kenya’s world exports, and 13% of world imports were to and from the rest of Africa. Between 2018 and 2019, Kenya’s intra-Africa exports and imports increased b...
Egypt: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Egypt: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, only 16% of Egypt’s world exports were to African countries, and 3% of imports were sourced from Africa. Between 2018 and 2019, Egypt’s intra-Africa exports and import...
Comoros: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Comoros: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, 12% of Comoros’ world exports and 10% of imports were to and from the rest of Africa. Between 2018 and 2019, Comoros’ intra-Africa exports increased significantly by 3...
Congo: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Congo: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

23 Jul 20  Infographics
In 2019, 5% of Congo’s world exports and 26% of world imports were to and from the rest of Africa. Between 2018 and 2019, Congo’s intra-Africa exports and imports dropped by 16...
Zambia: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Zambia: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, 23% of Zambia’s world exports were intra-Africa exports; mainly to DRC and South Africa. On the contrary, almost half of Zambia’s world imports were sourced from othe...
Seychelles: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Seychelles: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, 80% of Seychelles’ total intra-Africa trade was with South Africa and Mauritius. 53% of intra-Africa exports were to Mauritius, mainly frozen fish and pleasure boats. E...
Namibia: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Namibia: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, Namibia’s intra-Africa exports of US$2.4 billion accounted for 37% of Namibia’s world exports, while 66% of Namibia’s world imports were sourced from other African ...
Malawi: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Malawi: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, Malawi’s intra-Africa exports and imports amounted to US$331 million and US$801 million respectively, while intra-Africa exports increased by 4% between 2018 and 2019 i...
Morocco: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Morocco: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
Only 4% of Morocco’s total world trade for 2019 was trade with other African countries, mainly Egypt and Algeria. Intra-Africa exports are mainly to countries outside PAFTA and A...