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The road to African integration:Tripartite Free Trade Area

An overview of of the TFTA agreement including historical background, foundations for the agreement and economic potential of its members.
All eyes turned to Egypt on the 10th of June, as the resort city of Sharm El Sheikh hosted the 3rd Tripartite Summit, where the three African trade blocs-Eastern African Community (EAC), Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and Southern African Development Community (SADC)- launched the largest Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in the continent.
N Gage Consulting released this report to give a brief overview of the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA), in light of this key milestone on the road for African economic integration.