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How Africa’s historic free trade agreement will change the continent

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The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) stands to open up trade across the continent, accelerating industrialization and economic development, though may steps remain before it is fully implemented. In this episode,  Nonresident Fellow Witney Schneidman and David M. Rubinstein Fellow Landry Signé discuss how the CFTA will transform market access within Africa and what it means for future commercial relations with the U.S., EU, and other trading partners.

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With thanks to audio producer Gaston Reboredo, Chris McKenna, Brennan Hoban, Fred Dews, and Camilo Ramirez for additional support.

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