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AGOA market specialty food enterprises mapping report- Kenya, Madagascar and Mauritius

AGOA market specialty food enterprises mapping report- Kenya, Madagascar and Mauritius

Specialty foods are defined as foods or beverages of the highest grade, style, and/or quality in their respective categories. Their specialty nature comes from a combination of some or all of the following qualities: uniqueness, origin, processing...
Author DAI, Development Alternatives Incorporated
Publication Date 01 June 2016
Tanzania - National AGOA Strategy

Tanzania - National AGOA Strategy

This strategy has identified four sectors that can be developed rapidly for the purpose of increasing Tanzanian participation in AGOA market access opportunities. First, the garments and textiles sector where harvesting low-hanging fruits in the...
Author Development Alternatives Incorporated, DAI
Organisation East African Trade and Investment Hub
Publication Date 10 May 2016
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2016 Biennial Report on the implementation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act

2016 Biennial Report on the implementation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act

The U.S. Trade Representative presented to Congress today a comprehensive report on implementation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) – the cornerstone of the  U.S. trade and investment relationship with sub-Saharan...
Author USTR
Organisation United States Trade Representative
Publication Date 29 June 2016
Mali - National AGOA Strategy

Mali - National AGOA Strategy

La République du Mali est située au coeur de l’Afrique de l’Ouest. Avec une superficie de 1.241.238 km2, c’est un pays continental, qui partage environ 7.000 kilomètres avec 7 pays voisins. Les principaux ports d’approvisionnement du...
Author H. NIANG-Consulting and Associates
Publication Date 15 June 2016
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Rwanda - National AGOA Strategy

Rwanda - National AGOA Strategy

The Ministry of Trade and Industry is pleased to present the AGOA Action Plan for Rwanda, which was prepared thanks to the valuable support of the United States Agency for International Development, through the East Africa Trade...
Author Rwanda Ministry of Trade and Industry
Publication Date 15 April 2016
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Federal Register: Details of new AGOA country eligibility petition process

Federal Register: Details of new AGOA country eligibility petition process

The Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 (TPEA) requires the President to establish a petition process to review the eligibility of countries for the benefits of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). This authority has been delegated...
Author Federal Register
Organisation United States Trade Representative
Publication Date 18 March 2016
Zambia - National AGOA Strategy

Zambia - National AGOA Strategy

The team identified four areas for consideration that would assist Zambia in implementing the AGOA strategy. Governance: Zambia would benefit from establishing an AGOA Steering Committee consisting of key stakeholders from specific...
Author UCLA
Organisation For: The Zambia Ministry of Commerce Trade and Industry
Publication Date 04 March 2016
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South Africa and AGOA: Recent developments 2015-2016 and possible suspension

South Africa and AGOA: Recent developments 2015-2016 and possible suspension

The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has received much publicity and attention over the past year in particular, for two main reasons: (a) the legislation was set to expire at the end of September 2015 amid uncertainty and many questions...
Author Eckart Naumann
Organisation Trade Law Centre (TRALAC)
Publication Date 15 February 2016
DRAFT guidelines for for the application of a DAFF quota allocation import permit

DRAFT guidelines for for the application of a DAFF quota allocation import permit

ITAC - DRAFT guidelines for for the application of a DAFF quota allocation (for imports of poultry) permit - 30 Oct 2015. Background: The South African Poultry Association (SAPA) and the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) and...
Author ITAC
Organisation ITAC - South Africa
Publication Date 30 October 2015
H. R. 2845 - AGOA Enhancement Act of 2015

H. R. 2845 - AGOA Enhancement Act of 2015

An Act, to promote access to benefits under the African Growth and Opportunity Act, and for other purposes.  Update: 8 September 2016: Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.  This bill...
Organisation US Congress - as referred to Senate
Publication Date 19 June 2015
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Madagascar - National AGOA Strategy

Madagascar - National AGOA Strategy

The objective of the AGOA strategy is to support the ability of Madagascar’s firms to successfully sell into the U.S. market, leveraging every opportunity that AGOA provides. AGOA has had a clear impact in stimulating Africa-U.S. trade. All...
Organisation USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub
Publication Date 09 April 2015
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Burundi - National AGOA Strategy

Burundi - National AGOA Strategy

The preferential market access granted to Burundi and other African countries through the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has yet to benefit to Burundi. In Sub Saharan African AGOA eligible countries, the textiles and apparel sector grew...
Organisation USAID / East Africa Trade Hub
Publication Date 19 February 2014
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Letter from House Committee on Foreign Affairs - regarding investigation into effectiveness of AGOA

Letter from House Committee on Foreign Affairs - regarding investigation into effectiveness of AGOA

Letter to the U.S. Comptroller General by the US House Foreign Affairs Committee requesting a study to examine the effectiveness of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) in an effort to better increase investment, trade and job growth...