Tag: SADC

SADC Day Message by H.H. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania and SADC Chairperson

SADC Day Message by H.H. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania and SADC Chairperson

17 Aug 20  News
Fellow SADC Citizens It has been 40 years since our Organization was established in Lusaka, Zambia, in 1980; and exactly 28 years since the transformation of the Southern African ...
SADC discusses Vision 2050, RISDP 2020-30

SADC discusses Vision 2050, RISDP 2020-30

17 Aug 20  News
The 40th SADC Summit set for 17 August is expected to receive and deliberate on a new Vision 2050 and an accompanying development blueprint that will provide strategic directi...
40th SADC Summit and the anticipated key trade issues on the agenda

40th SADC Summit and the anticipated key trade issues on the agenda

14 Aug 20  Blog
The 2020 Southern African Development Community (SADC) 40th Summit of Heads of State and Government kicked off in earnest on the 10th of August 2020. The Summit is being coordinate...
SADC Council of Ministers calls for coordinated measures to mitigate impact of COVID-19, as Mozambique takes over Chairpersonship of Council

SADC Council of Ministers calls for coordinated measures to mitigate impact of COVID-19, as Mozambique takes over Chairpersonship of Council

14 Aug 20  News
The Council of Ministers of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) held its virtual meeting on 13 August, 2020 with a call for strong and coordinated measures for the re...
South Africa’s transport routes: trade by air, maritime shipping, rail and road for January to June 2020

South Africa’s transport routes: trade by air, maritime shipping, rail and road for January to June 2020

13 Aug 20  Infographics
This collection of infographics focuses on South Africa’s trade by mode of transport from January to June 2020 – air, maritime, road and rail. Selected highlights: Ex...
SADC Senior Officials meet ahead of 40th Ordinary Summit and Council of Ministers meeting

SADC Senior Officials meet ahead of 40th Ordinary Summit and Council of Ministers meeting

12 Aug 20  News
The preceding meetings of the 40th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government and Council of Ministers meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) start...
SADC, EU and Germany step-up cooperation towards regional response to COVID-19

SADC, EU and Germany step-up cooperation towards regional response to COVID-19

10 Aug 20  News
As part of the on-going regional response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Her Excellency Dr. Stergomena Lawr...
All set for SADC annual summit amid COVID-19 concerns

All set for SADC annual summit amid COVID-19 concerns

10 Aug 20  News
The 40th SADC Summit scheduled for Maputo, Mozambique on 17 August will for the first time in history be held in a virtual format. This is due to health measures and travel restri...
SADC member states urged to strengthen mechanisms to mitigate the impact of COVID-19, as 45 million people across the region face increasing food insecurity

SADC member states urged to strengthen mechanisms to mitigate the impact of COVID-19, as 45 million people across the region face increasing food insecurity

29 Jul 20  News
A new report released by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has revealed that close to 44.8 million people in urban and rural areas across 13 Members States of South...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

21 Jul 20  News
Diarise: SA and the IMF: The IMF’s executive board will meet on Monday, 27 July, to consider South Africa’s request for a Covid-19 response loan. AfCFTA negotiations ...
SADC Ministers of Finance and Investment and Peer Review Panel discuss financial mechanisms critical for the prosperity of the region

SADC Ministers of Finance and Investment and Peer Review Panel discuss financial mechanisms critical for the prosperity of the region

21 Jul 20  News
The Ministers of Finance and Investment and Peer Review Panel of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) met virtually on 15June 2020, where they discussed progress made ...
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...
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...
Mauritius: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Mauritius: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, 24% of Mauritius’ world exports are to other African countries while 13% of world imports are sourced intra-Africa. However, the main African trading partner is South A...
Eswatini: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Eswatini: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, 92% of Eswatini’s world exports were intra-Africa, 72% of which were exports to South Africa. Similarly, 77% of world imports were sourced from other Africa countries, ...
Botswana: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Botswana: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

20 Jul 20  Infographics
For 2019, 95% of Botswana’s total intra-Africa trade was with neighbouring South Africa and Namibia. 68% of the US$743 million worth of intra-Africa exports were to South Africa,...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

08 Jul 20  News
Joint Statement on the Commemoration of African Integration Day (African Union) Joint Statement of the Chairperson of the Assembly of the African Union, The African Continent...
Zimbabwe: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

Zimbabwe: 2019 intra-Africa trade and tariff profile

02 Jul 20  Infographics
Between 2018 and 2019, Zimbabwe’s intra-Africa exports increased by 1% while intra-Africa imports decreased by 27%. The products Zimbabwe mainly exports to the rest of the contin...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

29 Jun 20  News
The 2nd G20 Trade and Investment Working Group meeting concludes today South Africa’s May merchandise trade data will be posted tomorrow Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Sahar...