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Kenya's Kenya-US FTA negotiating principles - June 2020

Kenya's Kenya-US FTA negotiating principles - June 2020

Kenya and the US, nin February 2020 jointly announced their intent to initiate negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between themselves. Towards this end, the Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Enterprise Development having...
Author Kenya Ministry of Industrialisation Trade and Enterprise Development
Organisation Kenya Ministry of Industrialisation Trade and Enterprise Development
Publication Date 22 June 2020
US Trade and investment with Sub-Saharan Africa: Recent developments 2020 Report

US Trade and investment with Sub-Saharan Africa: Recent developments 2020 Report

This report provides information on U.S. trade and investment with sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). In particular, it analyzes the sectors in which U.S. trade in goods and services with SSA showed the strongest growth during 2016–18; identifies SSA...
Author USITC - Investigation No.: 332-564
Organisation USITC
Publication Date 25 March 2020
AGOA 101 - Uganda Guide

AGOA 101 - Uganda Guide

The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) provides duty-free access to the U.S. market for over 6,000 products. This AGOA 101 manual outlines the step-by-step process that Ugandan businesses should take to export to the U.S. through AGOA. The...
Author Ministry of Trade - AGOA Response Office
Organisation USAID / TradeHub
Publication Date 13 May 2019
View the document v D AGOA 101 Guide - Uganda Size: 7 MB
2018 AGOA Implementation Report

2018 AGOA Implementation Report

Section 110 of the Trade Preferences Extension Act of 2015 (“the Act”), 19 U.S.C. § 3705 note, states that the President1 shall submit a report to Congress on the trade and investment relationship between the United States and sub-Saharan...
Author USTR
Organisation USTR
Publication Date 29 June 2018
View the document v D 2018 AGOA Implementation Report Size: 8 MB
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
View the document v D Kenya AGOA exporter guide Size: 3 MB
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
View the document v D US end-market analysis for Kenyan cut flowers Size: 2 MB