In January 2012, African leaders adopted the decision to establish a Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) by the indicative date of 2017, an important step in the African Union’s larger integration ambition of creating a Continental Customs Union and, ultimately, a full-fledged African Economic Community.
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Topics: WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION (WTO)
Agreements: CONTINENTAL FREE TRADE AREA (CFTA)