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 easier for global plant protection … Read more

Traders’ role in integration outlined

Private sector’s continuous engagement with governments in the six East African Community (EAC) partner states is vital in boosting intra-regional trade, which currently stands at only 20 percent. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the East African Business Council (EABC), Mr Peter Mathuki made the observation in Dar es Salaam yesterday on the sidelines of … Read more

NCPB to start buying maize this Wednesday

National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) will start receiving maize from farmers this Wednesday, the board’s acting managing director Albin Sang has said. He said they did not have the approval before to receive the produce in their silos, hence the delay, but had now been allowed by the Strategic Food Reserve Trust Fund (SFRTF) … Read more

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