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Egypt expects to export about $5 billion worth of goods over the next five years to fellow members of the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA)

African leaders sign 'Cape to Cairo' free trade bloc deal, the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA)

African leaders signed Wednesday a 26-nation free trade pact to create a common market that would span half the continent from Cairo to Cape Town.

African leaders set to sign 26-country trade deal between the EAC, SADC & COMESA to create $1 trillion market of 625 million people. Credit: imanidevelopment.com

African leaders to sign 26-country trade deal between the EAC, SADC & COMESA to create $1 trillion market of 625 million people

Senior African officials negotiating a trade deal in Egypt to create a common market across half the continent said Monday the pact was ready to be signed.