WATCH: Mabuza updates MPs on Free Trade Agreement

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CAPE TOWN - Deputy President David Mabuza will update Members of Parliament on the progress achieved in the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement.

The agreement, which has been signed by 52 countries, is aimed at increasing tariff-free trade activity within the continent and boosting job-creating industries.

READ: Free trade agreement expected to boost job-creating industries

Despite the huge step forward with the launch of the agreement, it will be some time before the first free trade item crosses a border.

Mabuza will unpack the country's position regarding strategies to unlock the trade and investment potential to enhance intra-regional trade. 

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