Rwanda's exports to the East African Community member states have grown by 31.1 per cent in value, boosted by growing fuel re-exports to Burundi.
However, the country’s imports from the region still outweigh its exports. Rwanda’s exports to the EAC increased to $157.52 million in 2016 from $120.15 million in 2015. “The growth trajectory is going to be sustained in the near and mid-term future as non-tariff barriers are removed and countries enforce free trade protocols,” said Francois Kanimba, Trade, Industry and East Africa Community. Read more. Source | East African