Tag: non-tariff barriers

EAC’s Bagamuhunda on addressing trade disputes and removing trade barriers

Trade and political disputes between member states of the East African Community (EAC) are resulting into an increase in Non-Tariff barriers and other hindrances to trade in the region. To find out solutions, Kenneth Bagamuhunda, Director General of Customs and Trade at the East African Community joins CNBC Africa for more.

KNCCI’s Kiprono Kitonyi share insights on barriers hurting cross-border trade

There are barriers hurting cross-border trade in East Africa even as regional economies of countries across the region integrate; cross border trade is still faced by major challenges among them non-tariff barriers. Some traders have suggested the complete removal of borders. Kiprono Kitonyi, Chairman of Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry shares insights on this and much more.