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EAC manufacturers urged to embrace e-commerce

Published on May 25, 2017

Regional manufacturers have been urged to embrace electronic trading platforms (e-commerce) to widen their market reach and become more productive and competitive.

The experts said embracing such innovations will help reduce the cost of production and enhance the sector profitability.

According to Dr Mukhisa Kituyi, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Secretary-General, e-commerce is an instrumental and innovative tool for promoting industrialisation and trade across the region. Read more. Source | New Times