African Growth and Opportunity Act
The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) was signed into law on May 18, 2000 as Title 1 of The Trade and Development Act of 2000. The Act offers tangible incentives for African countries to continue their efforts to open their economies and build free markets.
- 2014 US - SSA Trade (PDF)
- 2013 US-Sub Saharan Africa Trade (PDF)
- 2012 US - SSA Trade Report (PDF)
- White House AGOA Proclamation
- Sub-Saharan Africa: Factors Affecting Trade Patterns of Selected Industries - Second Annual Report (USITC April 2008 Report)
- UNEP Report: Financing Renewable Energy in Developing Countries: Drivers and Barriers for Private Finance in sub-Saharan Africa
- 2013 AGOA Forum Summary of Proceedings
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