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National AGOA Strategies

These strategies have been prepared by AGOA beneficiaries as part of their planning to enhance the utilization of preferences under AGOA. They are ordered in alphabetical order. 
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Botswana - National AGOA Strategy

Botswana - National AGOA Strategy

This document was prepared following a multiple stakeholder consultation process facilitated by the Botswana Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry with assistance from the USAID Southern Africa Trade and Investment Hub. The...
Author Southern Africa Trade Hub | USAID
Organisation Government of Botswana
Publication Date 01 September 2017
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Botswana - UPDATED National AGOA Strategy (2021)

Botswana - UPDATED National AGOA Strategy (2021)

The National AGOA Response Strategy provides a key guiding framework on strategic areas of interventions that would allow for Botswana to broaden and deepen its use of the AGOA preference program. This [updated] Strategy, therefore, seeks to...
Author USAID | SATIHUB | Botswana MITI
Organisation Botswana MITI
Publication Date 15 March 2021
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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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Eswatini - National AGOA Strategy

Eswatini - National AGOA Strategy

Eswatini has been an AGOA beneficiary since 2001; however, the country was suspended from the program in 2015 and reinstated in 2017. In January 2018, Eswatini’s AGOA benefits were fully restored; hence, the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and...
Organisation USAID Southern Africa
Publication Date 15 February 2021
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Ethiopia - National AGOA Strategy (DRAFT)

Ethiopia - National AGOA Strategy (DRAFT)

[Note: an updated strategy is currently being prepared]. The Ethiopian Ministry of Trade, in cooperation with the African Trade Policy Center of the UNECA, has undertaken a grand initiative to develop a National AGOA Response Strategy to identify...
Organisation Ethiopia Ministry of Trade / UNECA
Publication Date 25 November 2015
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Ghana - National AGOA Strategy

Ghana - National AGOA Strategy

The Ghana Ministry of Trade and Industry (MOTI) has taken the opportunity to develop a new strategic approach for utilizing Ghana’s preferential market access to the United States markets, extended by the African Growth and Opportunity Act...
Author Dexis Consulting Group
Publication Date 04 November 2016
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Kenya - National AGOA Strategy 2012 (new version below)

Kenya - National AGOA Strategy 2012 (new version below)

The preferential market access granted to Kenya and other African countries through the Africa Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has played a critical role in spurring Kenya’s exports with the US. This has been most dramatic in the case of the...
Organisation USAID / Chemonics International
Publication Date 28 June 2012
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Kenya - National AGOA Strategy 2018-2023

Kenya - National AGOA Strategy 2018-2023

Prepared by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives with support from the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) East Africa Trade and Investment Hub. The Kenya National African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)...
Author Kenya Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives
Publication Date 30 July 2018
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Lesotho - National AGOA Strategy

Lesotho - National AGOA Strategy

The Government of Lesotho (GoL) has decided to prepare a National AGOA Response Strategy with the overarching objective of improving and up-scaling the implementation of AGOA and establishing a diversified manufacturing sector in response to the...
Author Peete Molapo
Organisation UNECA / Ministry of Trade
Publication Date 01 June 2016
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Lesotho - UPDATED National AGOA Strategy

Lesotho - UPDATED National AGOA Strategy

This document contains a National African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Utilization (Response) Strategy for Lesotho. The strategy provides a comprehensive plan to increase exports from Lesotho to the United States under the AGOA nonreciprocal...
Author USAID
Organisation Lesotho Ministry of Trade and Industry
Publication Date 15 August 2018
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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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