Govt supports 100 firms to export under AfCFTA

August 5, 2021 The government has designed a comprehensive National Action Plan to help harness the benefits of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). The plan is to serve as a blueprint on...

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The Bill of Lading and its functions [I]

June 25, 2021 The sea is an important route for international commercial activities, that is, the import and export of goods and commodities. Indeed, about 70% of world trade takes place on the sea....

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NEDS to improve standards, certification and conformity management in export

December 1, 2020 Over the years, Ghana’s export markets have become more sophisticated in their choices of what to buy as consumers now demand higher levels of quality, environmental sustainability,...

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Pharmaceutical companies to produce 70 per cent of country’s drug needs

April 27, 2020 The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association of Ghana (PMAG) has targeted to produce 70 percent of the country’s essential pharmaceutical products within the next three years. The...

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Ghana receives €4.1m EU grant; funding will help export diversification

February 20, 2020 The European Union (EU) has signed a €4.1-million grant agreement with Ghana for the implementation of four projects targeted at improving the country’s competitiveness and export...

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Shippers demand robust transport logistics for export trade

September 16, 2019 Shipping and logistics service providers as well as businesses along the exports value chain have identified the need for robust, efficient and cost-effective transport logistics...

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Earnings from non-traditional exports hit $2.81bn in 2018

September 3, 2019 Ghana earned $2.81 billion from non-traditional exports in 2018 representing a 10.05 percent increment as compared to $2.56 billion earned in 2017. Processed and semi-processed products...

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Import duty reforms underway – President Akufo-Addo

April 1, 2019 The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated that reforms to Ghana’s import duty regime, which will bring down the high duties prevailing in Ghana’s ports,...

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Ghana to export timber to EU market

January 22, 2019 Ghana is close to making history as the first country in Africa to get clearance to export timber to the European market by the end of the year. This is after the country had met a series...

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Ghana exports plantain to Burkina Faso, Togo and Benin

December 6, 2018 Ghana has begun the export of plantain to Burkina Faso and other countries in the West African sub-region. The bumper harvest of plantain, the number three food crop in Ghana, after yam and...

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