Export Promotion Organisations
The trade promotion bodies from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda maintain a web portal (www.eacexport.com) facilitated by the Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries from The Netherlands.
Find below additional information on national export promotion bodies. Detailed information is available on the websites provided.
Export Promotion Council
The Export Promotion Council (EPC) is Kenya’s premier institution in the development and promotion of export trade. Established in 1992, EPC’s primary objective was to address bottlenecks that were facing exporters and producers of export goods and services, with a view to increasing the performance of the export sector. www.epckenya.org
Board of External Trade of Tanzania
The Board of External Trade (BET) of Tanzania is dedicated to establishing global business partnership through organising and managing international and specialised trade fairs, solo exhibitions, product and market research, prospect development, trade missions, buyer-seller meetings and contact marketing programmes. BET gives out regular trade information and offers consultancy services to producers, exporters and importers to enable them to effectively participate in the global market place. www.bet.co.tz
Uganda Exports Promotions Board
The Uganda Exports Promotions Board (UEPB) is a public trade promotion organisation which operates under the Ministry of Tourism, Trade and Industry. UEPB’s mission is to facilitate the development, diversification, promotion and co-ordination of all export related activities that lead to export growth on a sustainable basis. www.ugandaexportsonline.com