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Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

COMESA is an African economic grouping of 19 member states who are committed to the creation of a Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa. It was established in 1994 as a building block for the African Economic Community and replaced the Preferential Trade Area for Eastern and Southern Africa, which had been in existence since 1981.

Keywords

Member State Official Language Secretary General Political Risk Free Trade Area 
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Barry Turner

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