ECCSA, US business delegation agree to work jointly

Addis Ababa, November 10, 2017 (FBC) - The Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations (ECCSA) and a US delegation from US- Africa Business Center, US Chamber of Commerce, on Wedensday discussed on the activities the two entities will undertake in cooperation.

The aim of the meeting was to discuss on the possible areas of collaboration between ECCSA and US- Africa Business Center (USAfBC).

The delegation was on the overall activities and services of ECCSA, Ethio-US business relations, exported and imported commodities, possible areas of cooperation between the two countries and other related topics.

The two sides agreed to work jointly in the future on the ways they strengthen their relations in the future especially issues on how trade and investment is promoted, supporting of capacity building, sharing of best practices, membership protection, fundraising, providing incentives for associations and others.

It was learnt that USAfBC is the top voice advocating for increased trade between the United States and Africa, with a focus on leading the US business community in a new period of unprecedented engagement with Africa’s regional economic communities.

Source: ECCSA

Posted by Amare Asrat