Trade and Policy Advocacy Updates as at 19th April, 2016
Keeping in line with our vision of being the dynamic voice of the Private Sector in the East African Community, this year we are spearheading a number of trade and policy advocacy issues. Some of the issues covered during the first quarter of 2016 include:
1. Submissions on tax proposals to EAC secretariat for 2016/17 CET review;
2. New EAC Rules of Origin 2015 made more products qualify for community tariff treatment;
3. Resolving EAC Rules of Origin issues on cooking oil manufactured in the EAC region;
4. Promotion of the textiles and leather industries in EAC region’
Download the attached document for further information on the above.