Regional Value Chains in East Africa: Summary Report

Regional Value Chains in East Africa: Summary Report
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Jack Daly | Ajmal Abdulsamad | Gary Gereffi

Despite recent regional improvements in poverty reduction and economic growth rates in East Africa, firm productivity in the region remains low. This contrast creates uncertainty about whether the recent successes will persist without improvements in regional networks of production and trade. In partnership with the IGC, the Duke research team used the GVC framework to investigate the opportunities for and constraints to regional integration in three key sectors: dairy processing, maize production, and tourism.

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