AFRICA GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY ACT

Where
Eswatini
When
2020
Who
MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE, INDUSTRY AND TRADE
GOVERNMENT PARASTATALS
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

Eswatini by signing the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has been able to tap into the United States of America markets. AGOA provides Eswatini with duty-free access to the U.S. market for over 1,800 products, in addition to the more than 5,000 products that are eligible for duty-free access under the Generalized System of Preferences program.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

By providing new market opportunities, AGOA has helped bolster economic growth especially the crafts sector in the kingdom.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 

This agreement has generated over 5 million US dollars for Eswatini exports

Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
NO