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Africa’s continental free trade area: a stepping-stone to integration?

Africa’s continental free trade area: a stepping-stone to integration?

By Jaime de Melo

In a week that marks the anniversary of the treaty for an African continental free trade area, signed in Kigali on 18 March 2018, this column asks whether it is a turning point on the road towards economic integration..more