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Mozambique - National AGOA Strategy (DRAFT)

This AGOA Utilization Strategy includes 21 recommendations on improving awareness of AGOA, competitiveness of specific sectors, and exploiting the benefits granted to goods made in Mozambique for the U.S. market.

Each recommendation includes identification of implementing entities as well as a recommended timeframe. As readers will note, there are a range timeframes from immediate to long term for Mozambique to better utilize AGOA and grow exports.

Author SPEED+
Publish Date 15 June 2017
Download D Mozambique AGOA Strategy Size: 1 MB

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