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UNECA Knowledge Repository News Feed UNECA Knowledge Repository Home Pages News RSS Feed en-us A step forward for free trade in the ECCAS sub-region Yaounde, 16 April 2018 The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is launching a campaign to have all countries of the ECCAS sub-regional bloc operationalize the ECCAS Preferential Tariff (known for short in French as TP/CEEAC) – one of the instruments for easing trade in the zone. This is within the framework of the ECCAS Free Trade Area which should lead to the full integration of the countries of this zone into the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) – a market that promises to boost the economies of the countries of the entire continent.