USTR - Africa Press Releases
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Africa Press Releases
04/21/2009
United States and Mauritius Strengthen Cooperation on Trade and Investment
03/24/2009
Ambassador Kirk Meets Mozambican Minister
04/10/2008
USTR Lauds Progress by COMESA on African Regional Economic Integration
01/15/2008
United States and Ghana Chart Course for Cooperation on Trade and Investment
10/17/2007
United States and Rwanda Deepen Trade and Investment Partnership
08/17/2007
USTR Announces FY 2008 Tariff-Rate Quota Allocations for Raw Cane Sugar
07/13/2007
USTR Schwab to Attend U.S.-African Trade Conference in Ghana
2007 AGOA Forum Will Highlight Growing U.S.-Africa Trade and Efforts to Boost African Economic Development
06/14/2007
United States Launches Investment Treaty Negotiations with Rwanda
05/18/2007
2007 AGOA Report Shows Growth in U.S. – Africa Trade
02/16/2007
United States and Liberia Sign Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
02/14/2007
United States Holds Trade and Investment Talks with Largest African Regional Economic Group
02/06/2007
United States and Mauritius Conclude Meeting to Strengthen Trade and Investment Relations
01/17/2007
GSP 2006 Annual Review: Acceptance of Petitions For Review and Closure of Uganda Worker Rights Review
12/20/2006
U.S. Trade Representative Schwab Applauds Trade Bill Signing
12/09/2006
U.S. Trade Representative Schwab Welcomes Bipartisan Senate Vote Approving Key Trade Legislation
12/08/2006
U.S. Trade Representative Schwab Applauds Strong Bipartisan House Action on Critical Trade Bill
10/31/2006
United States and Rwanda Hold High-Level Talks to Advance Cooperation on Trade and Investment
10/25/2006
Statement by U.S. Trade Representative Susan C. Schwab Following Meeting with African Trade Ministers
09/18/2006
United States and Mauritius Sign Agreement to Strengthen and Expand Trade Relations
06/07/2006
United States and Rwanda Sign Agreement to Deepen Trade and Investment Relations
05/18/2006
AGOA Report Shows Increase in U.S.-Africa Trade
Details U.S. Programs to Help Africans Cut Poverty Through Trade
04/18/2006
U.S.-SACU Agree to Pursue Concrete Steps to Deepen Trade and Investment Relations
02/22/2006
U.S. Reinstates Trade Preference Benefits for Liberia
02/01/2006
Congress Approves Legislation Repealing Cotton Subsidy Program
Step 2 Repeal Addresses Important Trade Priorities
11/17/2005
USTR Round the World Tour Lays Groundwork for Consensus in Doha Talks and Bilateral Relationships
11/11/2005
USTR to Participate in Inaugural U.S.-India Trade Policy Forum
11/10/2005
U.S. Applauds Selection of Burkina Faso as Candidate for Significant New Development Funding
11/10/2005
U.S. Announces Launch of West Africa Cotton Improvement Program
07/18/2005
Senior U.S. and African Officials to Discuss Trade Issues at Conference in Senegal
2005 AGOA Forum Will Highlight Growing U.S.-Africa Trade and Efforts to Boost African Economic Development
06/21/2005
United States and Mozambique Sign Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
12/06/2004
Ambassador Zoellick to Travel to sub-Saharan Africa to Advance Doha Agenda, Discuss Cotton
07/12/2004
Remarks of U.S. Trade Representative Robert B. ZoellickAt the Opening Ceremony of the G-90 Trade Ministers Meeting
06/25/2004
USTR Statement on Passage of AGOA Legislation
01/10/2003
USTR Zoellick to Discuss Regional Free Trade Agreement on Visit to South Africa
Contact: Richard Mills | Ricardo Reyes (202) 395-3230
12/20/2002
U.S. Announces Interim Plan to Help Poor Countries fight HIV/AIDS and other Health Crises
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
11/05/2002
USTR Notifies Congress Administration Intends to Initiate Free Trade Negotiations with Sub-Saharan Nations
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
10/02/2002
United States and Tunisia Sign Agreement Fostering Trade and Investment
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
04/24/2002
United States and West African Nations Sign Agreement Promoting Trade
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
04/02/2002
USTR Releases 2002 Inventory of Trade Barriers
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
02/16/2002
USTR Zoellick Announces Enhanced Support for SADC Trade Competitiveness
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
02/14/2002
USTR Robert B. Zoellick Visits Sub-Saharan Africa, February 14 – 20
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
10/29/2001
President Bush and USTR Zoellick Open First U.S. - Sub-Saharan Africa Trade Forum
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
07/05/2001
USTR Zoellick Meets With African Leaders To Discuss Africa Growth & Opportunity Act (AGOA) & Africa's Importance to Launching a New Global Trading Round
Contact: Richard Mills (202) 395-3230
04/11/2001
The U.S.-EU Banana Agreement
04/02/2001
Background on the 2001 Section 1377 Review
04/02/2001
Annual Review of Telecommunications Trade Agreements Highlights Concerns in Colombia, Mexico, South Africa, and Taiwan
Contact: Amy Stilwell (202) 395-3230