Free trade area presents massive opportunities for Africa
Maputo, June 19, 2019 (New Ziana) – The African Continental Free Trade
Area (AfCFTA) will present vast opportunities for member states to
develop their economies, while ensuring that the continent presents a
united front when dealing with its outside partners, President
Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Wednesday.
President Mnangagwa is in Maputo attending the 12th U.S-Africa
Business summit, a platform for engagements between the American
private sector and African governments.
The AfCFTA, a flagship project of the African Union (AU) Agenda 2063,
came into force last month, becoming the world’s largest free trade
pact following its ratification by 24 AU member states, including