United States-East African Community Agreement
EENI - Business School.
Sub-subject: The East African Community (EAC)-US
Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement. Syllabus:
- Introduction to the EAC-United States Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement
- Objectives of the agreement
- Trade between EAC countries and the United States
Sample of the sub-subject: the East African Community-United States Agreement:
Sub-Subject Description (the United States-East African Community Trade Agreement).
The main objective of the East African Community (EAC)-United States Trade and Investment Partnership Agreement is to support the economic integration of the EAC countries and improve foreign trade and investment (FDI) relationships between them.
The Partnership Agreement includes:
- bilateral investment treaty
- the trade facilitation agreement
- capacity building.
- Harmonisation (customs, regulations, standards)
- Regional Integration projects (customs, financial market, Regional payment system, logistics, and infrastructures)
- Technology transfer
- Implementation of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)
Top US investments to the East African Community region: infrastructures, services, mineral, and manufacturing
The East African Community (EAC) countries are
Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Burundi.
The Agreement United States-EAC belongs to the African Civilisation
and the North American
area of the Western Civilisation.