JUNE 2019 MEMBERS UPDATE

Dear Member, Welcome to the June Members’ Update. The Eastern Africa Grain Council continues to promote structured trading systems across the Eastern and Southern Africa region. For instance during the month of June 2019 the Council facilitated over 454,000 MT trade deals worth over US Dollars 185 Million. Additionally, through … Read more

APRIL-MAY 2019 MEMBERS UPDATE

Dear Member, Welcome to the April and May Members’ Update. Eastern Africa Grain Council’s efforts towards promoting  regional cross border trade led to several stakeholder engagements to discuss the challenges experienced in cross border grain trade with the most pressing one being cross border grain trade between Kenya and Ethiopia. … Read more

Electronic Phytosanitary Certification goes worldwide

Today, Monday 15th July is an important day for global agricultural and grain trade as the electronic phytosanitary certification goes worldwide. The International Grain Trade Coalition (IGTC) has been advocating for the adoption of electronic phytosanitary certification systems (e-phytos) as a means to reduce manual paperwork in trade, making it … Read more