Enhancing domestic trade
Domestic trade is a term used in this analysis to describe a general understanding of diverse activities connected with the transaction of goods and services within national boundaries irrespective of whether the items are ...
Information paper on recent developments in commodity stabilization
The worldwide character of the problems of commodity stabilization is generally realized. The African meeting on commodity stabilization held in August 1962, organized by ECA/FAO, stated in its report (E/CN.14/2O5) that ...
Sixth session of the committee on trade, regional cooperation and integration : report
The Sixth Session of the Committee on Trade, Regional Cooperation and Integration was held from 13 to 15 October 2009 at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The main focus ...
State trading in Africa
The Franc Zone
Monetary zones are generally born of economic crises, wars or their consequences, during periods of monetary instability or of balance of payment difficulties. In such circumstances they have enabled economic solidarity ...
Issues in the area of International Trade in good and services
In the first part of this resolution, the Conference decided to entrust the UNCTAD Trade and Development Board with the organization in an appropriate existing body of an annual review of the patterns of production and ...
Assessment of progress on regional integration in Africa
The purpose of this note is to provide the Conference of African Ministers of Finance,Planning and Economic Development a progress report on Africa’s regional integration initiatives and to seek the support of the Ministers ...
Regional cooperation and integration measures for overcoming the primary obstacles to intra-African trade
In Africa, regional economic integration has quite a long history and, in some subregions, predates independence. Well before the establishment of the African Union, African leaders had recognized that economic cooperation ...