Kenyan exporters call on EU, EAC to hasten trade deal
Wednesday September 24 2014
Faced with loss of duty-free access of its goods to Europe, Kenya has had to accede to a raft of tough conditions set by the European Union to maintain its privileged, lucrative status. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP
The disadvantage for Kenya is that having a relatively strong industrial/manufacturing base, it does not fall in the Least Developed Countries category, that allows tariff-free exports to the EU for everything but arms in any circumstances.