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AGOA 101 Kenya - Exporter Guide 2018

AGOA 101 Kenya - Exporter Guide 2018

The USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub helps East African businesses take advantage of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). AGOA allows for duty-free export of over 6,000 products. This guide outlines the step-by-step...
Author EA Trade Hub - USAID - Kenya MITC
Organisation USAID
Publication Date 08 June 2018
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The President's Advisory Council on doing business in Africa

The President's Advisory Council on doing business in Africa

The President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa advises the President, through the Secretary of Commerce, on ways to strengthen commercial engagement between the United States and Africa. Members receive no compensation for their...
Author President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa
Organisation President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa
Publication Date 18 April 2018
Overview of the Cotton, Textile and Apparel Sectors in East Africa Region and Benchmarking with Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Overview of the Cotton, Textile and Apparel Sectors in East Africa Region and Benchmarking with Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Overview of the Cotton, Textile and Apparel Sectors in East Africa Region and Benchmarking with Sri Lanka and Bangladesh is a USAID Hub report that serves as a reference for businesses looking to source from East Africa. It provides easily...
Organisation East Africa Trade and Investment Hub
Publication Date 15 February 2018
Is the banning of importation of second-hand clothes and shoes a panacea to industrialization in East Africa?

Is the banning of importation of second-hand clothes and shoes a panacea to industrialization in East Africa?

The objective of this study was to investigate if the banning of importation of second-hand clothes and shoes is a panacea to industrialization in East Africa. Qualitative and quantitative secondary data were employed to validate the...
Author Kitojo Kagome Wetengere
Organisation African Journal of Economic Review
Publication Date 25 January 2018
US end-market analysis for Kenyan cut flowers

US end-market analysis for Kenyan cut flowers

Cut flowers are a major export industry in Kenya. Kenya presently ranks first among world exporters of roses to the European Union (EU), with a market share of 38 percent. However, the country has not yet made as deep of inroads into the cut...
Author East Africa Trade and Investment Hub
Organisation USAID
Publication Date 07 December 2017
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US end-market analysis for Kenyan home decor and fashion accessories

US end-market analysis for Kenyan home decor and fashion accessories

This report provides market data at a product level for use by Kenyan exporters interested in the United States (U.S.) market and to support the National African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Strategy and Action Plan for Kenya. The home...
Author East African Trade and Investment Hub
Organisation USAID
Publication Date 07 December 2017
Defining and redefining US-AFRICA trade relations during the Trump Presidency

Defining and redefining US-AFRICA trade relations during the Trump Presidency

In an era in which multilateral trade arrangements have garnered more public notoriety than ever before, the suboptimal trade and investment relationship between America and Africa, as underpinned by the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA),...
Author Stephen Lande and Dennis Matanda
Organisation Manchester Trade
Publication Date 01 December 2017
2017 trade policy agenda and 2016 annual report of the president of the United States on the trade agreements program

2017 trade policy agenda and 2016 annual report of the president of the United States on the trade agreements program

On March 1, 2017, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) posted the 336 page 2017 Trade Policy Agenda and 2016 Annual Report of the President of the United States on the Trade Agreements Program. The reports are required to be...
Author USTR
Organisation USTR
Publication Date 03 March 2017