Will The AfCFTA Be The Heartbeat Of The Global Economy?

At midnight on 31 January 2020, the withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU) officially came into force. The decision – Brexit – made by 52% of the British population resulted in the
EU losing its second-largest economy and the Union Jack isolating itself in terms of trade, effectively quarantining in its own home.

But for Africa, the move holds opportunities. Untapped export potential to the UK is large as is untapped UK export to Africa; the latter is worth more than $8 billion….

To read more, check full article on Forbes Africa.