Posted on 10/19/2018 4:49 PM By Support
The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) on Wednesday launched the Buyer Portal of the Market Hub to serve as a unique one-stop shop with resources and information on international trade for exporters.The portal would address various market access issues that confront the export community and ensure integration, dialogue, relationship building and simplicity between exporters and buyers. It would enable exporters to easily find buyers and suppliers for their products, ensure market accessibility, know critical market access requirements, certification and standards, as well as stay tuned into international trade news and events and showcase their companies’ through the online exporter directory.
Posted on 1/29/2018 11:44 AM By Support
The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) has expressed optimism of reaping a significant increase in cashew export earnings, targeting over US$250 million from international trade of the commodity in 2018.Cashew is currently the leading agricultural non-traditional export (NTE) earner. In 2016, it fetched the country US$197 million, representing 53% of the total export revenue generated by agricultural NTE.“The expectation results from commencement of the mass spraying exercise being funded by government,” Mr. Adjei Yeboah, Director for Cashew-GEPA, told the B&FT.
Posted on 9/6/2017 10:16 AM By Support
The country office of the Dubai Chamber for Commerce and Industry has held a one-day roundtable workshop for some of Ghana’s exporters of raw vegetable and fruits plus agro-processed materials on the processes and requirements to be met in order to export their produce to Dubai.The Head of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Ghana Office Cyril Darkwa speaking during the workshop called on Ghanaian vegetables and Fruits farmers and exporters to look the UAE which has greater growth opportunities as they look to expand their reach.
Posted on 6/27/2017 9:36 AM By Support
Mr Carlos Ahenkorah, a Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, has challenged the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) to take decisive action to deal with current difficulties in the export sector to enhance growth.Speaking at a three-day retreat to strategise on effective service delivery for GEPA, Mr Ahenkorah said the many hindrances to exports in the country, including the multiplicity of inspection by various government bodies and a ban
Posted on 3/15/2017 2:41 PM By Support
Single Window system, but also for Ghana, to be integrated into the global trading system through adoption of trade facilitation measures.He said the new online exporter registration being implemented by the GEPA is a necessary part of the on-going World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Facilitation formalities.Mr. Kyeremanten commended West Blue Consulting for their demonstrable commitment to the Single Window programme, commending GEPA for collaborating with West Blue, stating “I trust that this training and the follow-up
Posted on 11/8/2016 9:22 AM By Support
Mr Kobina Ade Coker, the Chairman of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) has said exporters of various products are the cornerstone of the nation's economic growth.He said 'exports have not just brought Ghana some much-needed foreign cash; it has also provided direct and indirect employment to many Ghanaians, reduced poverty and given goodwill and awareness of our dear nation in the external market.'
Posted on 11/7/2016 10:31 AM By Support
President Mahama said the launch the Ghana Import Export and Transit Process Manual-- a document to guide the shipping community on the various trade processes through the Ghana National Single Window (GNSW) -- was to facilitate their business operations, adding that GNSW was a positive development for international trade operations and that which would position the country to
Posted on 9/13/2016 10:51 AM By Support
Ghana’s overall export of fish and fish based products to the European Union (EU) market reached more than $250 million.Alexander Dadzawa, Head of Marketing and
Promotion at Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA), who disclosed this at the press launch of Blue Sea Land fair 2016, said the lead product exported to EU was canned tuna which generated about $219 million.
Posted on 9/7/2016 2:25 PM By Support
A-two day African Ports Evolution, West Africa edition forum, has opened in Accra with the call for regulation and competitiveness to control the industry. The forum was designed to provide West African government, terminal operators, port authorities and service providers up to date information on port expansion and development plans in West Africa.It was also to provide critical insight into doing business in the region's ports as well.
Posted on 9/7/2016 1:54 PM By Support
The Non-Traditional Export (NTE) sector of Ghana's economy has seen considerable growth in revenue over the last decade, Kobina Ade-Coker, Board Chairman, Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) has disclosed.