The U.S. Agency for International Development, the American Apparel & Footwear Association and the African Cotton & Textile Industries Federation have signed a memorandum of understanding to expand trade and investment linkages between the U.S. and sub-Saharan Africa in the cotton textile and apparel sectors.
Building on the momentum of President Obama’s Trade Africa initiative, this alliance will promote Africa as a reliable sourcing destination for international buyers and explore opportunities to promote U.S. trade and investment in Africa.
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