What you need to know so far about Africa’s free trade deal

PUBLISHED: Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:41:33 GMT


Numerous African countries are currently debating a bill to ratify the Continental Free Trade Agreement signed by 44 countries earlier this year. Aside from the political will, the agreement needs the right set of policies to be successful. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss preferential market schemes and the way forward is Andrew Mold, who heads the Sub-regional Office for Eastern Africa for UNECA.

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