Infographics

SADC-EU EPA: Mozambique Trade Profile

On 10 June 2016, the EU and six countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) EPA Group – comprising Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland (BLNS), South Africa and...

Africa’s food trade

Population growth, rapid urbanization and changes in dietary patterns are creating fast-growing demand for agricultural products (food) in global markets and especially in developing...

US-Africa trade profile 2010-2016

Latest data (for 2016) reveals that total trade between the United States and Africa was close to US$ 50 billion. US imports from Africa in 2016 were just above US$27 billion and exports...

Africa’s used clothing imports

Trade in used-clothing has become big business in some African countries, contributing to employment for many people who earn their livelihood from the business. Global trade exceeded...

South Africa’s trade relationship with Africa

African markets present significant opportunities for South Africa to expand its exports. As part of its Africa integration agenda, South Africa signed the COMESA-EAC-SADC tripartite free...

China’s trade with Africa: 2016 update

China has become by far Africa’s biggest trading partner, exchanging about US$175 billion worth of goods in 2015. Exports are relatively equally distributed across the different RECs,...

South Africa’s trade with Africa: 2016 update

Africa remains a key market for South Africa’s exports and there is potential for export opportunities as African countries continue to integrate further. South Africa’s exports markets...