Category: News & Events

On 2, 3 and 7 November 2023 respectively, global shipping frontrunners including AP Moller Maersk (Maersk), Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Hapag Lloyd (Hapag) announced that they would be imposing hefty surcharges on congested vessels at South African ports. The decision to impose fees on cargo ships entering South African ports has arisen due to […]Continue reading

In a significant move to reshape the African trade and economic landscape, the African Union (AU) converged in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during the 36th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union in February 2023. The pivotal outcome of this Session was the adoption of the Protocol to the Agreement establishing the African Continental Free […]Continue reading

On 20 October 2021, Primerio International hosted an expert panel discussion about Trade Law Remedies in Africa in order to inform investors and firms of the circumstances in which trade remedies may be applied against them as well as the risks and opportunities thereof. In this publication, Peter O’Brien (Primerio International’s expert economist) provides his […]Continue reading