The founding agreement of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) has enters into force. The required number of ratifications has already been deposited and the agreement can now become a binding international legal instrument, writes Trudi Hartzenberg, executive director at the Trade Law Centre (TRALAC).
South Africa's automotive industry’s May 2019 export sales registered an “unexpected decline” of 8.8%, Car Mag reports.
South African companies in the agro-processing, capital equipment, energy and furniture sectors will show off their wares while on an Outward Trade and Investment Mission (OTIM) to Uganda. Organised by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), the mission will introduce South African exporters to the Ugandan market, with the aim of assisting them to gain entry.