International trade agreements with Malawi

International trade agreements with Malawi

Malawi is a signatory and beneficiary of a number of bilateral and multilateral trade agreements. They include the following;

  • The African Free Trade Zone
  • Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
  • Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)
  • Trade Protocol
  • Bilateral trade agreements with Zimbabwe, South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, China, India, and Malaysia
  • The Cotonou Agreement between the European Union (EU) and  African Caribbean Pacific (ACP) countries
  • United States-African Growth Opportunity Act (US-AGOA) initiative for concessional exports to the US market