Breaking down barriers in East Africa

Not-for-profit organisation TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) will unveil a Logistics Innovation for Trade Fund (LIFT) platform at a free half-day event at the Delta Hotel in Rotterdam on 12 February. The LIFT challenge fund – which is managed by TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) with funding support from the UK's Department for International Development (DFID) – provides grants ranging from US$200,000 to $ 750,000 to companies in the East African Community (EAC) ... [+]

Pall-Ex helps tackle Tanzania transport costs

Pall-Ex Group sales director Chris Tancock and a team at the palletised freight network are sharing their expertise with the Department for International Development (DFID) to help reduce transport and logistics costs in East Africa. As part of the project, Tancock has accompanied Secretary of State Justine Greening on a trip ... [+]

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