EAGC partners with the Hub to Support Staples Trade from Ethiopia surplus!
EAGC in collaboration with the East Africa Trade and Investment Hub (EATIH) hosted a one-day bilateral “mini” trade mission at the Hub’s Nairobi office on 23rd February 2017. Seven (7) Ethiopian grain exporters met with ten (10) Kenyan buyers to initiate trade deals for Ethiopia’s surplus maize. Beyond maize, the traders discussed the sale of soybeans, chickpeas and beans. Approximately 400,000 MT trade contracts for various grains were signed at the business-to-business (B2B) meeting.