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May 23, 2018

What do cocoa, shea butter, cashews and dried mango have in common? They're just a few of the many products that USAID has helped bring to U.S. markets from Ghana through the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). Learn more about how the “USAID Trade and Investment Hubs, located in Ghana, South Africa and Kenya, assist, enhance and broaden the flow of trade between the Unites States and Africa” in this VOA News editorial

AGOA strategy utilization launch
May 16, 2018

The Ministry of Industry and Commerce launched today Mozambique’s AGOA Utilization Strategy.  Designed to increase trade and economic growth throughout Africa, the Strategy will help ensure Mozambican businesses are better positioned to use AGOA for duty free access to the U.S. market for more than 6,500 products.