September 21, 2016

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Modernizing Customs administration to promote trade efficiency

This will be achieved through three break-away sessions on the following topics;

  • This topic aims at driving discussions for improvement of service delivery in Customs for efficiency in cross-border and international trade and enhancement of market access
  • The Continental Free Trade Area provides a great opportunity for African nations to enjoy an expanded market for their products
  • To effectively utilize the opportunities provided by this agreement, there is need for modernization of customs processes to facilitate free flow of goods and services
  • This session seeks to promote the ease of doing business and will focus on:
    Efficiency in cargo clearance
    Integrated Border Management
    Effective valuation framework