1 article

Is This Africa’s Year of Trade?

Treaties are not the end-all: it’s implementing them and fostering trade at all levels that is the solution.

“Export or die” was a popular mantra used by Dr. Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s first president from 1964 to 1991, to encourage domestic manufacturing of goods for export. This mantra is still relevant today across many African countries, especially this year, which is shaping up to be Africa’s year of trade. The specialized trade in raw […]