Browsing: Digital trade standards

  • Within three months, the US and Kenyan governments will start work to develop a road map for engagement
  • Kenya exported US$685.1 million worth of goods to the United States in 2021, of which more than 75 per cent entered duty-free under AGOA
  • Kenya has long sought a full free trade agreement with the United States, and negotiations for such a deal to lower bilateral tariffs were launched by the Trump administration

The United States and Kenya have launched a strategic trade and investment partnership to pursue commitments to boost economic growth, support African regional economic integration and deepen trade cooperation.

Within three months, the US and Kenyan governments will start work to develop a road map for engagement in areas including agriculture safety and digital trade standards, climate change, regulatory practices and customs procedures, according to the US Trade Representative’s office.

Kenya has long sought a full free …