Tag: Trade Data

South Africa’s trading relationship with Africa – 2016

South Africa’s trading relationship with Africa – 2016

18 Jul 17  Infographics
Africa presents an opportunity for South Africa to expand its markets, given the political impetus to create a continental free trade area in Africa, which will provide duty free a...
UK-Africa trading relationship 2016

UK-Africa trading relationship 2016

17 Jul 17  Infographics
In 2016, Africa’s exports to the United Kingdom stood at US$16.89 billion, registering a marginal 1.96% increase from the previous year’s total of US$16.57 billion. Africa’s ...
European Union’s trading relationship with Africa – 2016

European Union’s trading relationship with Africa – 2016

17 Jul 17  Infographics
EU-Africa relations date over 60 years since the signing of the Rome Treaty, through to the Cotonou Agreement in 2000 and more recently the signing of the Economic Partnership Agre...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

07 Jul 17  News
Diarise: Southern Africa Civil Society Forum (13-17 August, Johannesburg); China-Africa Investment Forum (27-28 November, Marrakesh) UNCTAD SG Mukhisa Kituyi confirmed for a secon...
New 2025 global growth projections predict China’s further slowdown and the continued rise of India

New 2025 global growth projections predict China’s further slowdown and the continued rise of India

07 Jul 17  News
The economic pole of global growth has moved over the past few years from China to neighboring India, where it is likely to stay over the coming decade, according to new growth pro...

Intra-SACU trading relationship – 2015

02 Jul 17  Infographics
Trade within the SACU is highly asymmetric, with South Africa (SA) dominating trade in both directions and the other countries far more dependent on SACU than SA. SA runs a massive...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

30 Jun 17  News
Trade policy newsletters: From tralac: Recognition and protection of geographical indications in the EU–SADC Economic Partnership Agreement; Bridges: Lighthizer lays out US...
South Africa Merchandise Trade Statistics for May 2017

South Africa Merchandise Trade Statistics for May 2017

30 Jun 17  News
South Africa trade surplus widens In May South Africa's trade surplus widened to ZAR 9.5 billion in May 2017 from a downwardly revised ZAR 5.0 billion in the previous month and be...
WTO records moderate rise in G20 trade restrictions

WTO records moderate rise in G20 trade restrictions

30 Jun 17  News
The WTO’s seventeenth monitoring report on Group of 20 (G20) trade measures, issued on 30 June, shows that trade restrictions in G20 economies have risen at a moderate rate simil...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

23 Jun 17  News
A reminder that the SACU Summit takes place today in Swaziland. tralac’s Weekly Newsletter is posted. Talkmore Chidede examines investment policy reforms in Africa: How can they...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

22 Jun 17  News
CFTA update: President Issoufou Mahamadou calls upon AU Ministers of Trade to stick to the deadline establishing the CFTA According to the Champion of the CFTA process (Pres....
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

06 Jun 17  News
The African Statistical Yearbook 2017 is launched (UNECA) The Yearbook series is a result of joint efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a joint data coll...
Measuring and monitoring intra-African trade

Measuring and monitoring intra-African trade

01 Jun 17  News
IFPRI and partners to develop expert technical network Trade integration is a powerful tool for economic growth, development, and poverty alleviation. In the Malabo Declarati...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

31 May 17  News
Underway, in Arusha: EAC Sectoral Council Meeting on Trade, Industry, Finance and Investment Today, in Addis: Arbitration in Ethiopia, East Africa, and beyond: prospects, possibil...
South Africa Merchandise Trade Statistics for April 2017

South Africa Merchandise Trade Statistics for April 2017

31 May 17  News
South Africa trade surplus narrows in April South Africa posted a trade surplus of R5.1 billion in April of 2017 compared to a downwardly revised R11.3 billion surplus in March an...
International trade statistics: trends in first quarter 2017

International trade statistics: trends in first quarter 2017

31 May 17  News
G20 merchandise trade growth accelerates in Q1 2017 G20 international merchandise trade in the first quarter of 2017, seasonally adjusted and expressed in current US dol...
tralac’s Daily News Selection

tralac’s Daily News Selection

23 May 17  News
Selected trade and development event pointers: 7th SADC River Basin Organisation officials’ workshop (22-24 May, Johannesburg) UNCTAD/DTI regional seminar: Bankable Sustainable...
Missing links to Indian-African trade and investment promotion identified

Missing links to Indian-African trade and investment promotion identified

23 May 17  News
Experts at the 52nd African Development Bank Annual Meetings, which started Monday in Ahmedabad, India, have identified the missing links to building a strong trade and i...
BRIC-Africa trade – is it all about China’s trade with South Africa?

BRIC-Africa trade – is it all about China’s trade with South Africa?

18 May 17  Publications
In the past two decades, Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) have had growing trade and political relations with Africa and South Africa (SA) culminating in the formalisation of...