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Rwandan horticulture targets $130mn in annual export revenue by 2024

Rwanda targets 46,314 tonnes of horticulture harvest and annual export revenue of about $130 million by 2024. According to projections from the Ministry of Agriculture, horticulture has become an important sector in the Rwandan economy and contributes about 50 per cent of non-traditional exports. CNBC Africa’s Zwena Bachoo spoke to George William Kayonga, CEO of National Agricultural Export Development Board for more.

NAEB, Magma Aviation collaborate to facilitate Rwanda-Belgium agricultural trade

As Rwanda continues to focus on increasing agricultural quality and production, moves are being made to facilitate easier export of goods. One such move was announced this week, with the partnership of Magma Aviation and the National Agricultural Export Development Board (NAEB), to launch weekly cargo flights from Kigali directly to Liege, Belgium. CEO of the Board, Ambassador George William Kayonga joins CNBC Africa for more.