UPDATE: Forthcoming reinstatement of duty-free status for all Kenyan exports to the EU market

Since the initialing of the EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) mid-October, Union Fleurs where KFC is a Member, has continued closely monitoring the ongoing process at EU level aiming to reinstate duty-free access for all Kenyan exports to the EU market. Last week Union Fleurs Vice-President / Chairman of KFC Richard Fox and Union Fleurs Secretary GeneralĀ  Sylvie Mamias met in Brussels with officials in charge in DG Trade of the European Commission and with relevant Members of the European Parliament (MEP) to draw once more the attention of the EU decision makers on the necessity to accelerate the process as much as possible, in particular in view of Valentineā€™s day shipment peaks that are so crucial for the flower industry both on the Kenyan and EU sides. Click here to download

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