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08/05/2014

The United States and the Economic Community of West African States Sign Trade and Investment Framework Agreement

06/26/2014

President Obama removes Swaziland, reinstates Madagascar for AGOA Benefits

12/24/2013

Mali Now Eligible for Trade Benefits Under U.S. African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)

07/02/2013

Ambassador Michael Froman Concludes First Visit to Africa as U.S. Trade Representative

06/25/2013

Remarks by United States Trade Representative Michael Froman to the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition

03/29/2013

The United States Explores New Opportunity to Boost Trade and Investment with West Africa

12/20/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Comments on Important Changes to Preference Programs for Developing Nations

08/02/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Applauds Congressional Renewal of AGOA’S Third-Country Fabric Provision, Amendments to CAFTA-DR

07/18/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Kirk Applauds Senate Finance Action to Renew AGOA's Third-Country Fabric Provision, Amend CAFTA-DR

06/21/2012

U.S. Trade Representative Kirk Applauds Congress’s Agreement To Advance Urgent AGOA, CAFTA-DR Changes

06/15/2012

Joint Statement on the United States-East African Community Trade and Investment Partnership

12/29/2011

Ambassador Kirk Announces Results of Annual Presidential African Growth and Opportunity Act Eligibility Review

12/01/2011

Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Marantis Hails Advances in the U.S.-Rwanda Bilateral Trade and Investment Relationship

11/30/2011

U.S. Ambassador to the WTO Michael Punke to Travel to Accra, Ghana as African Union Trade Ministers Meet December 2-3, 2011

11/04/2011

United States and East African Community Launch Discussions on New Trade and Investment Initiative

10/25/2011

Statement by U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk on Presidential Proclamation Restoring U.S. Trade Preferences to Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea and Niger

09/22/2011

Ambassador Kirk Lauds the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa for Advancing Regional Economic Integration, Strengthening Trade Relationship

08/19/2011

United States and Liberia Review Progress in Deepening, Expanding Trade and Investment Relationship

06/11/2011

USTR Kirk Announces $120 Million Initiative to Build Trade Capacity in Africa, Concludes 10th Annual African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum in Zambia

06/07/2011

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Meets with Students, Farmers, Business Leaders during Visit to Arusha and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

08/04/2010

United States, West African Economic and Monetary Union Hold Sixth Trade and Investment Framework Agreement Council Meeting

08/02/2010

United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk Opens the Ninth AGOA Forum

07/02/2010

United States, Ghana Hold Sixth Meeting of U.S.-Ghana Trade and Investment Council

06/28/2010

United States, Angola Hold High-Level Trade and Investment Talks

05/13/2010

United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk Celebrates 10th Anniversary of AGOA with Members of Congress

02/15/2010

United States Holds Trade and Investment Talks with the East African Community

11/04/2009

Statement by David P. Shark on the WTO Trade Policy Review of the Southern African Customs Union

08/12/2009

Ambassador Ron Kirk Concludes Visit to Dakar, Senegal

08/09/2009

Ambassador Ron Kirk Arrives in Dakar, Senegal

08/08/2009

Statement of United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk Following Official Visit to Ethiopia

08/06/2009

Ambassador Ron Kirk Concludes Visit to Nairobi, Kenya for the 8th Annual AGOA Forum

08/06/2009

Ambassador Ron Kirk Arrives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

08/05/2009

United States and Mauritius Launch Investment Treaty Talks

08/04/2009

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk Arrives in Nairobi, Kenya for the 8th Annual African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum

05/19/2009

United States and Angola Sign Trade and Investment Framework Agreement

04/21/2009

United States and Mauritius Strengthen Cooperation on Trade and Investment

04/16/2009

United States and Rwanda Review Progress on Bilateral Trade and Investment

03/30/2009

Ambassador Kirk Meets Nigerian Commerce Minister, Discusses Means to Advance U.S.-Nigeria Trade and Investment Relationship

03/24/2009

Ambassador Kirk Meets Mozambican Minister, Says Increased Two-way Trade Can Help Advance Economic Development in Poorest Countries

07/15/2008

Ambassador Schwab signs Trade and Investment Agreement with East African Community

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

08/16/2007

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

06/14/2007

United States Launches Investment Treaty Negotiations with Rwanda

05/18/2007

2007 AGOA Report Shows Growth in U.S. Africa Trade

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

12/19/2006

U.S. Trade Representative Schwab Applauds Trade Bill Signing

12/08/2006

U.S. Trade Representative Schwab Welcomes Bipartisan Senate Vote Approving Key Trade Legislation

12/07/2006

U.S. Trade Representative Schwab Applauds Strong Bipartisan House Action on Critical Trade Bill

02/22/2006

U.S. Reinstates Trade Preference Benefits for Liberia